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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Amulet(?); flint; greenish pebble; conical; one end enclosed in silver mount; brass suspension ring; inscribed.

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 5.4 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Position

      • Inscription Content

  • Curator's comments

    There was a label in the drawer associated with the amulet describing it as :
    'Flint (a natural form) in silver mount, inscribed 'Thunderbolt'. English, 18th century. Given by A.W. Franks, Esq. 1888.'

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number



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