Find Spot record 0085400000 - WADDESDON

Summary

Unlocated findspot of Late Bronze Age metalwork found in Waddesdon.

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Description

2 PREHISTORIC GOLD BRACELETS ILLUSTRATED. LATE BRONZE AGE. LARGER WEIGHS 763.4 GRAINS; MADE OF SOLID GOLD BAR. TRUMPET SHAPED TERMINALS HAVE FLAT ENDS. 2ND BRACELET 346.3 GRAINS; MADE OF THIN BAND OF GOLD; FLAT ENDED TERMINALS (B1).
1 BRACELET STOLEN IN 1950 FROM SAFE IN SOLICITOR'S OFFICE, BOURNEMOUTH (B3).

Sources (3)

  • <1>SBC7078 Article in serial: T D Kendrick. 1941. NOTE IN ANTIQUARIES JOURNAL 21 P162 & PLATE XXXVI. Vol 21.
  • <2>SBC13375 Article in serial: RECS OF BUCKS 1941 14 P70.
  • <3>SBC3341 Article in serial: 1950. DAILY TELEGRAPH SEPT 22 1950 (CUTTING FILED).

Location

Grid reference SP 76 16 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish WADDESDON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (1)

  • BRACELET (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Apr 30 2012 2:51PM

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