Ingot, oblong


About this object

Oblong ingot, with rounded ends, having an additional blob of silver on its original upper surface. Two small nicks occur on opposite angles, forming a pair. Discovered as part of the Huxley Hoard.

Width 9mm (min) - 19mm (max)
Height 8mm (min) - 16mm (max)

Object specifics

  • Type
    Currency/Exchange; Ingot
  • Culture
  • Date made
    Early Medieval (410 AD - 1065 AD)
  • Materials
  • Location
    Museum of Liverpool, First Floor, History Detectives
  • Place collected
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Cheshire: Huxley
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    16 mm x 19 mm x 49 mm
Object view = Archaeology
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