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Unique ID: SF-865487

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

A cast copper-alloy square mount of probable Post-Medieval date with two integral rivets, both of which are present and bent. The edge of the mount is scalloped but the face is undecorated. It measures 14.22mm in length, 13.61mm in width, 0.80mm in thickness and weighs 0.99g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Length: 14.22 mm
Width: 13.61 mm
Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 0.99 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Miss Justine Biddle - [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]

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Suffolk
District: Forest Heath
To be known as: Nr Bury St Edmunds

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

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Created: Tuesday 20th March 2012
Updated: Tuesday 20th March 2012

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