HARNESS RING

Unique ID: SOMDOR1464

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Published Find validated and published by finds advisers

Probable copper alloy harness ring. Rectangular sectioned, thin band of copper alloy with file marks on the upper and lower surfaces. Shows signs of wear on one side.

Notes:

PAL 549

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Diameter: 17.66 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Cast [scope notes | view all attributed records]

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West
County: Somerset
District: South Somerset
Parish: South Petherton

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST4317
Four figure Latitude: 50.949602 Four figure longitude: -2.812793
1:25K map: ST4317
1:10K map: ST41NW
WOEID: 35304
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m[scope notes]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

Domesday data within 2 km of discovery point is surfaced via the excellent Open Domesday website.

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Created: Tuesday 19th March 2002
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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