STRAP FITTING

Unique ID: WMID-EC4142

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast copper-alloy strap loop of medieval or post-medieval date. The loop is bent out of shape but is sub-rectangular in shape and has a projecting stud for attachment emerging from one side of the frame. It measures 15.17 mm long, 21.26 mm wide, 3.64 mm thick and weighs 1.4 grams. It has a worn green patina.


Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

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

Length: 15.17 mm
Width: 21.26 mm
Thickness: 3.64 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st February 2011 - Monday 28th February 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Tom Brindle - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Dr Tom Brindle - [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]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of Medieval to post-medieval strap fitting

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands
County: Derbyshire
District: South Derbyshire
Parish: Lullington

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK2513
Four figure Latitude: 52.714086 Four figure longitude: -1.631367
1:25K map: SK2513
1:10K map: SK21SE
WOEID: 27953
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

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

References cited

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Created: Friday 7th October 2011
Updated: Tuesday 11th October 2011

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