Barrel-Tap Key
Finder County Date Recorded
Hidden NOTTINGHAMSHIRE Sat March 8, 2008
Recorded By Views Validated by
Hidden 1071 Rod Blunt
Material Size (mm) Date
Copper alloy 34 x 54 mm Circa 19th century




Description: A barrel-tap key with oval double-aperture bow and lozenge-shaped 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): 34 x 54 mm
References: Gordon Bailey, Detector Finds 2, pp 60-63. Comments:
Findspot: Nether Langwith County: NOTTINGHAMSHIRE
Recorded elsewhere: No Finder: Hidden
Metal Detector Used: Garrett Ace 250 Record validated by: Rod Blunt


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