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Tool: CM.1847-2008

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Current Location: In storage



A bent copper-alloy needle/punch/awl of rectangular cross-section. Tapers towards both ends and is slightly furrowed.


History note: Bought as a part of a group for £40

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Acquisition and important dates

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


500 - 1499

Components of the work

Object composed of copper alloy Weight 2.72 g
Whole Object Height 1.5 mm Length 72 mm Width 3.5 mm

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1847-2008
Primary reference Number: 183864
YAT 17/15: 11522
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 9 June 2023 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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