MOUNT

Unique ID: SWYOR-B04BD3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

An incomplete Medieval cast copper alloy bar mount. It has a central lobe, with a hole, and two tapering bars. One has a terminal lobe which is pierced for a copper alloy rivet but the other terminal is missing. It is mostly semi-circular in section, with a flat back; the bars are rounded, however the central lobe has a flat top with rounded sides. There is no decoration. It dates from 1150-1350. See also PAS record IDs BERK-8CFC90 and KENT-D00533 for similar bar mounts. Also, Read, fig. 144 and Egan fig. 1154.

Class: bar mount

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1150
Date to: Circa AD 1350

Dimensions and weight

Length: 28.73 mm
Width: 8.46 mm
Thickness: 4.33 mm
Weight: 1.85 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 10th March 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Mary Blevins - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes - [view all attributed records]
Secondary identifier: Ms Mary Blevins - [ view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS record number 1438

Materials and construction

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

A resized image of Medieval Bar Mount

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY-SA licence (unless stated otherwise).

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire And The Humber
County: East Riding Of Yorkshire
District: East Riding Of Yorkshire
Parish: North Cave

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE8931
Four figure Latitude: 53.767752 Four figure longitude: -0.651235
1:25K map: SE8931
1:10K map: SE83SE
WOEID: 26347658
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

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

References cited

Similar objects

Find number: SWYOR-537903
Object type: MOUNT
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
An incomplete Medieval cast copper alloy bar mount. It has a central lobe, with a hole, and two tapering bars of which only one survives. It…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind waiting to be validated

Find number: KENT-D00533
Object type: MOUNT
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
An incomplete Medieval cast copper alloy bar mount. It has a central lobe, with a hole, and two tappering bars with terminal lobes that are p…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind waiting to be validated

Find number: DENO-B56002
Object type: BAR IRON
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Bar mount. An incomplete Medieval cast copper alloy bar mount dating from the mid-twelfth to mid-fourteenth century. The mount has a central …
Workflow: On reviewFind on review - not available to the public

Report a mistake

Comment on this artefact's record

Your comment will be checked before being posted. We also check for spam using akismet.

Enter your comments:

* This will not be displayed to the public.

* Not compulsory

The following HTML tags can be used - a,p,ul,li,em,strong,br,img,a - and paragraphs will be automatically created

Audit data

Created: Wednesday 29th June 2011
Updated: Thursday 14th July 2011

This page is available in: qrcode json xml geojson rdf representations.

Social Bookmarking: