Finds within constituency of Arundel and South Downs

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Record ID: SUSS-95A575
Object type: HARNESS FITTING
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A fragment of an Early Medieval cast copper alloy harness fitting, c. 11th-mid-12th century AD. The remains of the harness fitting consist of a circular ring with bevelled inner edges, connected to a small remaining portion of the arm, which is decorated with a moulded zoomorphic head; an old break truncates this fragment at the base of the animal head. The central void of the terminal ring is asymmetrical but generally circular. The detail of the zoomorphic head consists of a rounded, short snout, an pointed oval eye on either side and a high forehead, followed by a transverse incised…
Created on: Wednesday 17th September 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 17th September 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-952A03
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A copper-alloy Roman nummus probably dating to the fourth century AD. Reverse type illegible. Mint illegible.
Created on: Wednesday 17th September 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 17th September 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-FE97E6
Object type: STIRRUP
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
An incomplete cast copper-alloy Early Medieval stirrup strap mount of Anglo-Scandinavian attribution, dating from c. 1000-1100 AD. Williams Class A, Type 11A. The mount is sub-triangular in plan with an apex which has broken at its circular suspension loop hole. The flange protrudes less than perpendicularly from the reverse and two circular rivet holes run vertically through the flange, rather than mount plate. The outer surface of the stirrup strap mount is decorated with a raised moulded design depicting a lion, looking upwards with its front paw raised and tail curled between its l…
Created on: Monday 4th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 4th August 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-FE4E32
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: MODERN
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A copper alloy trade token of Francis Samuel dating from the 19th century. Obv. DRAPERY HOSIERY // & CLOTHES WAREHOUSE = The Chain Pier at Brighton Rev. * SAML (L is miniature and raised above pellet) FRANCIS * BRIGHTON = 12 / ST. JAMES ST. (with both ST having minaiture T raised above a pellet). This trade token seems to depict the Chain Pier at Brighton, which was built in 1823. Pigot's Sussex Directory in 1832-1834 lists Francis Samuel as residing at this address.
Created on: Monday 4th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 4th August 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-FE0C20
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A Medieval silver halfpenny, probably of Henry VI, dating from AD 1427-1430. Mint of London. Rosette-mascle Issue, with a combination of probably saltire and mascle stops (Withers p. 36, no. RM.2a). Cf. North 1991 Vol II., no. 1453.
Created on: Monday 4th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 4th August 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-FDCBA3
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A Post Medieval copper alloy rose farthing of Charles I, dating from AD 1636-1644. Probably Rose farthing Type 2. Tower mint of London. Cf. North 1991 Vol II, p. 165, no. 2291.
Created on: Monday 4th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 4th August 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-FDA926
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A Medieval silver short cross penny of Henry III, dating from AD 1217-1242. Probably Class 7. Moneyer: Nichole; Mint of either London or Canterbury. Much of the detail is illegible due to severe surface wear as well as some circumferential loss. Cf. North 1994, Vol I, pp. 222-223, nos. 978-980.
Created on: Monday 4th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 4th August 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-FD7AA8
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A complete Post Medieval cast copper-alloy mount with integrally cast pointed lugs, dating from the 17th century AD. The mount is flat in cross-section with two sub-triangular lugs, which are bent over towards the reverse face of the mount place and rectangular in cross-section. The mount plate itself is elaborately decorated in mostly symmetrical form,with sub-rectangular ends both with bifurcated ends at either side, followed by semi-circular scallops cut out of the overal rectangular shape, with a central sub-rectangular segment with tri-furcated side-edges. Both of the flanking …
Created on: Monday 4th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 4th August 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-FD233E
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A completely illegible copper alloy Roman dupondius or as probably dating from the first to mid third century AD. Reverse type and mint illegible, although if correct in date, the mint would be of Rome.
Created on: Monday 4th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 4th August 2014
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Record ID: SUR-9001BA
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
Two fragments comprising repairs to medieval pottery vessels. Fragment 1. A frilled base of pink sandy ware with a dark olive glaze. On the interior is a flattened blob of lead 117.2mm in diameter. The lead probably represents spillage when making a repair. Fragment 2. A basal sherd. A blob of lead survives on the interior, 20.05 x 14.51mm.
Created on: Wednesday 30th July 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 30th July 2014
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Record ID: SUR-8FB5B5
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A fragment of a rim from a small copper alloy vessel, probably of post medieval date. The rim is 1.67mm thick below which the surviving wall is 0.89mm thick.
Created on: Wednesday 30th July 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 30th July 2014
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Record ID: SUR-8FA563
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A fragment of a copper alloy riveted repair, probably to a vessel. The repair comprises three fragments of sheet metal held together with a single flat-headed rivet 13.6mm in diameter.
Created on: Wednesday 30th July 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 30th July 2014
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Record ID: SUR-8F728D
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A fragment of a 15th century cast copper alloy three-sided drop handle from a vessel such as a chafing dish or a bowl. The handle has rounded corner projections and just over half of it survives. The surviving separate terminal takes the form of a stylised animal head and is oval in section. This terminal secures the handle to a separate rivetted loop on which the handle swung; this also survives.
Created on: Wednesday 30th July 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 30th July 2014
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Record ID: SUR-8EFC29
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A late medieval or 16th century buckle frame and pin. The buckle is poorly made and is pentagonal. The frame has a pin seating groove on its outer edge. The pin survives.
Created on: Wednesday 30th July 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 30th July 2014
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Record ID: WMID-782A6B
Object type: BEAD
Broad period: UNKNOWN
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A complete copper alloy possible spacer bead from a beaded torc, of possibly Late Iron Age in dating (100 BC to AD 200). The artefact is circular in plan, with a central circular perforation. It has an hour glass or reel shaped in cross section (i.e. concave in the centre). The top of the object is wider than the bottom and has a shallow depression forming an inside circle. The right of the outer circle shows a dent, the object has been damaged, presumably in antiquity. The internal diameter of the central circular perforation is 10.2 mm. The sides are decorated with two concentric ci…
Created on: Tuesday 29th July 2014
Last updated: Friday 15th August 2014
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Record ID: PUBLIC-1385DC
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Published Find validated and published by finds advisers
A complete copper alloy half penny of George II (AD 1727 - 1760), dated 1743. The coin is worn and has a dark green patina. Obverse type: Young laureate and draped bust facing left. Obverse legend: GEORGIVS/II REX. Reverse type: Britannia seated facing left, date in exergue. Reverse legend: BRITAN/NIA 1743. Diameter: 27.24mm. Thickness: 1.61mm. Weight: 6.97g Reference: Spink 3715A.
Created on: Saturday 12th July 2014
Last updated: Monday 22nd September 2014
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Record ID: PUBLIC-999A58
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A complete Post Medieval cast copper alloy trade weight, dating to between AD 1714 and AD 1760. The weight is circular in plan. The item's weight (0.484oz), suggests it was used as a half-ounce weight. The front face is recessed below a raised rim, and has three stamps; Crown over 'G' - the royal cypher, the sword of St Paul - the City of London Guildhall mark, and an ewer - The London Founders' Company mark. The relative positions of the stamps indicate it could have been made during the reigns of George I or George II (Read, 1995). The surfaces are worn and have a dark green patina. …
Created on: Sunday 6th July 2014
Last updated: Monday 22nd September 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-4270CC
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A complete cast copper-alloy zoomorphic spout probably from an ewer of later Medieval or early Post Medieval date. The spout is tubular and terminates in a dog's head with open mouth; the tube spout protrudes from the open mouth. At the other end from the mouth it curves through ninety degrees downwards, and expands lengthways and widens slightly into a long, pointed neck where it would have joined the vessel (it is teardrop shaped in cross-section). The side is convex at the joint with the body suggesting it met the underside of an everted neck. The dog head has a moulded nose, promin…
Created on: Wednesday 2nd July 2014
Last updated: Thursday 18th September 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-41A792
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A copper alloy half penny traders token of Thomas Godleman of Chichester dated 1668. Cf. Williamson 1828, p. 1166, no. 48. Obv: THOMAS . GODLEMAN = An oak tree Rev: IN . CHICHESTER . 1668 = HIS HALFE PENNY. T . C . G.
Created on: Wednesday 2nd July 2014
Last updated: Thursday 18th September 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-411200
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A complete Post Medieval silver half-groat from the second coinage of Henry VIII (1509-1547 AD). The coin was minted at Canterbury under Archbishop William Warham and from the cross patonce initial mark can be dated to between 1526-1532 AD. North, English Hammered Coinage vol II (1975) p93, No.1802.
Created on: Wednesday 2nd July 2014
Last updated: Thursday 18th September 2014
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