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Sheeting: CM.1973-2008

Object information


A flat sheet of predominately copper-alloy. Metallic content is a mixture of iron and copper-alloy similar to that found on Saxon Padlocks; a combination of iron and brazing fluid.

Find spot

  • Torksey, Lincolnshire

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2008-11-24) by Taylor, Geoffrey


500 - 1099

Components of the work

Object composed of copper alloy Weight 21.88 g
Whole Object Height 4 mm Length 47 mm Width 27 mm

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1973-2008
Primary reference Number: 183836
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 May 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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