Barrel-Tap Key
Finder County Date Recorded
Hidden GLOUCESTERSHIRE Tue January 1, 2008
Recorded By Views Validated by
Hidden 875 Rod Blunt
Material Size (mm) Date
Copper alloy 59mm x 40mm Circa 19th century




Description: A barrel-tap key with oval bow and double-ridged, recessed bit.
Keywords: Barrel-Tap Key
Object Type: Barrel-tap key Object Classification:
Object Sub-classification: Object Description:
Object Inscription: Period: Georgian to Victorian
Date Range: Circa 19th century Primary Material: Copper alloy
Additional Material: Method of Manufacture: Cast
Surface Treatment:
Weight (grams): Size (mm): 59mm x 40mm
References: Gordon Bailey, Detector Finds 2, pp 60-63. Comments:
Findspot: Tewkesbury County: GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Recorded elsewhere: No Finder: Hidden
Metal Detector Used: Whites DFX Record validated by: Rod Blunt


UKDFD Copyright 2007