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#ArchiveLottery – Part 4: Metals

Time to copper load of any of iron… Let lead lead the way…

First there was a lovely Roman Coin for @Haringey6thForm

Roman Coin

Roman Coin

A nice copper buckle from Billingsgate for @madgeni

Copper buckle

Copper buckle

A strange key from Montague Close for @MillieTerri

iron key

iron key

A pipe collar from Billingsgate was pretty cool for @Articheck

pipe collar

pipe collar

 

But the Chatelaine purse from Upper Marsh for @EXTEAHUT was a pretty lucky find!

chatelaine purse

chatelaine purse

 

not forgetting the all important coffin nails from St Brides for @julidy1_FLO

http://archive.museumoflondon.org.uk/laarc/catalogue/siteinfo.asp?id=1818&code=FAO90&terms=fao90&search=simple&go=Go

Coffin nails

Metals were fun (lots more if you search for #ArchiveLottery on twitter).  It’s time for the most important bit of the archive – the paper records!!! Tweet @MuseumOfLondon or @AdamCorsini using the hashtag #dayofarch or #ArchiveLottery with a number between 1 and 426