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CASTING WASTE

Unique ID: NMGW-C5EE45

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

Five precious-metal finds:

  1. Drop of silver waste. Weight 1.3g. (Unstratified; no. 5A)
  2. Silver casting waste. Weight 1.8g (Unstratified; found 13/14.5.07; no. 3A)
  3. Hack-silver ingot section, cut both ends, one hesitant cut mark across one end. Weight 3.3g (Unstratified; no. 1A)
  4. Hack-silver ingot section, cut both ends. Weight 3.5g (Unstratified; no. 2A)
  5. Disc, cut in half with perforation. Uncertain. Weight 1.2g (Unstratified; AG no. 4A)

In terms of type and design, and on the basis of archaeological context, the 2007 finds are contemporary with the early-medieval period of occupation of the site, between the 7th and 10th centuries AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2007W15

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ascribed Culture: Anglo-Scandinavian [scope notes| view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 600
Date to: Circa AD 1000

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 11.1 g
Quantity: 5

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 13th May 2012 - Monday 14th May 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Mark Redknap - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr Mark Redknap - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2007W15

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of Early Medieval silver artefacts

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Spatial metadata

Region: Wales
County: Isle Of Anglesey
District: Isle Of Anglesey
To be known as: Llanbedrgoch

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Created: Tuesday 10th July 2012
Updated: Wednesday 24th July 2013

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