Finds within constituency of North Warwickshire

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Record ID: WMID-509D82
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
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A cast copper-alloy medieval buckle frame. The buckle frame is D-shaped, terminating in a collared knop. It is flat on the reverse and rounded on the front. The pin bar is slightly recessed and has a small groove where the pin rotated. File marks are evident across the extent of the frame. The pin and plate are both missing. Length 25.31 mm; width 16.77 mm; thickness 3.5 mm; weight 2.3 grams. An extremely similar example, complete with plate, is illustrated in Egan and Pritchard's Dress Accessories (1991), page 94, figure 59; 421, which was recovered from a context dated from 1350-140…
Created on: Thursday 20th May 2010
Last updated: Wednesday 8th August 2012
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Record ID: WMID-4F77D5
Object type: STUD
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
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A cast copper-alloy stud of early post-medieval date. The stud has a circular head with decoration in relief. This decoration takes the form of a central raised dot surrounded by eight further dots, giving the appearance of a flower. From the bottom of the stud protrudes a square sectioned shank. The reverse of the head is flat and undecorated. It meaures 11.21 mm long and 10.83 mm wide across the head and is 13.16 mm long including the head and the shank. It weighs 1.3 grams. A similar, but more sophisticated example is recorded on the PAS database as SF-2D65A2. That example, identif…
Created on: Thursday 20th May 2010
Last updated: Thursday 20th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-4F2361
Object type: SWORD BELT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
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A copper-alloy cast S-shaped belt fitting. The belt fitting has moulded decoration in relief although it is very worn. Both ends terminate in a zoomorphic head, probably intended to represent either birds or snakes. There are two moulded ribs in the centre. Length 40.84 mm; width 23.92 mm; thickness 6.06 mm; weight 10.4. These fittings are often regarded as being from 16th to 17th century sword belts, and certainly such fittings are well known. However, objects with a similar function and design continued to be used into the modern period and differentiating between them is not always…
Created on: Thursday 20th May 2010
Last updated: Thursday 20th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-4EC4A6
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
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A cast copper-alloy buckle frame from a post-medieval shoe buckle. The frame is ornately decorated with moulded decoration on each edge of the frame. At each end this decoration forms a recess for the pin, whilst on the sides the decoration takes the form of a rib flanked by two semi-circular ridges. The sides have an aperture for an iron pin bar which is now missing, but ferrous corrosion now fills the apertures. The reverse is convex and the the front is rounded. Length 21.9 mm; width 15.44 mm; thickness 4.08 mm; weight 2.5 grams. The buckle frame dates from the mid 17th to early 18…
Created on: Thursday 20th May 2010
Last updated: Wednesday 8th August 2012
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Record ID: WMID-4E72B7
Object type: DRESS HOOK
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
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A copper-alloy fastener (probable dress hook) of probable late medieval or post-medieval date. The body of the fastener is acorn shaped and has several circular indentations on the front. The reverse has an integral attachment stud. The top of the object terminates in a projecting loop, probably an eye for linking with a hooked fastener. No exact parallels have yet been found, but it is likely to date from the 15th to 17th century AD. Length 19.95 mm; width 9.79 mm; thickness 2.12 mm; weight 1.4 grams.
Created on: Thursday 20th May 2010
Last updated: Thursday 2nd May 2013
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Record ID: WMID-40A574
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
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A silver medieval short cross penny of Henry III, dating from circa 1242-1247. The coin is of Class 8b2. It was minted by Nichole at Canterbury.
Created on: Wednesday 19th May 2010
Last updated: Wednesday 19th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-4051D8
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
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A silver early post-medieval penny of Henry VIII, third coinage, 1544-1547, minted in London. North number 1854 or 1855. The coin is broken and is quite worn.
Created on: Wednesday 19th May 2010
Last updated: Wednesday 19th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-3FE355
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
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A silver medieval Venetian soldino of Leonardo Loredan, doge from 1501-1521.
Created on: Wednesday 19th May 2010
Last updated: Monday 7th February 2011
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Record ID: WMID-3F9487
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
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A silver medieval Irish farthing of Edward I dating from 1279-1302, minted in Dublin. The coin is brittle and has been repaired by the finder.
Created on: Wednesday 19th May 2010
Last updated: Wednesday 19th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-3F4CB1
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A silver medieval coin, probably a halfpenny, which has been pierced for reuse as a pendant. Two sides of the coin have also been bent slightly and it is possible this was deliberate, perhaps for use as a love token.
Created on: Wednesday 19th May 2010
Last updated: Wednesday 19th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-3F04F6
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
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A silver sixpence of William III dating from 1697. The coin is well preserved and is in good condition.
Created on: Wednesday 19th May 2010
Last updated: Wednesday 19th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-3ED668
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
An extremely worn silver coin, possibly a sixpence of William III. The coin is almost completely illegible on both sides.
Created on: Wednesday 19th May 2010
Last updated: Wednesday 19th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-2C31F1
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Staffordshire
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A silver Roman denarius of Tiberius (14-37 AD). The coin suffers from a little wear, but the legend and obverse and reverse designs are mostly discernible.
Created on: Tuesday 18th May 2010
Last updated: Tuesday 18th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-2BCDA2
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
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A silver medieval voided long cross penny of Henry III (1216-1272). The coin is class V, probably class Vd. The coin dates from circa 1256-1258. It is not particularly worn and is in good condition.
Created on: Tuesday 18th May 2010
Last updated: Tuesday 18th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-273604
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A copper-alloy medieval seal matrix, probably 14th century in date. The seal matrix has a circular face and a waisted handle which terminates in a collared suspension loop. The handle is hexagonal with six facets. The matrix is not in particularly good condition and most of the legend is illegible, although a possible ...V... can be read. The central device is of a bird with a long beak with wings outstretched. Birds were commonly depicted on seal matrices of the 14th century. The matrix measures 25.58 mm in height, has a diameter of 15.51 mm and is 4.71 mm thick at the top of the han…
Created on: Tuesday 18th May 2010
Last updated: Tuesday 18th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-26ACD7
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A cast copper-alloy object, almost certainly a Roman vessel mount. The mount is sub-circular in shape, and takes the form of a bust in relief, probably female. The eyes are distinctly almond shaped, with a smaller lozenge inside a larger external one. These are set within a slight recess. The nose is wege shaped and points out in relief. The eyebrows are defined by a slight ridge, and in between them is a small circular depression. The face has fairly prominent cheek bones. The mouth is not clear, but appears to be quite small. At the top hair is depcited in relief with incised decora…
Created on: Tuesday 18th May 2010
Last updated: Tuesday 18th May 2010
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Record ID: WMID-25AF38
Object type: BOW BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A copper-alloy Roman bow brooch, probably of initial T-shaped type. The brooch has a pronounced curve in the bow above the head, which terminates in cylindrical closed wings which hold a hinged pin mechanism. The pin is missing. The bow appears to have been bent slightly out of shape and curves inwards in the centre. The catchplate is complete and is su-triangular in shape and perforated with two circular holes. The brooch measures 52.92 mm long, 21.40 mm wide, 16.42 mm thick and weighs 7.7 grams. It has a dark green to brown patina. This brooch is likely to be late first to second ce…
Created on: Tuesday 18th May 2010
Last updated: Tuesday 18th May 2010
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Record ID: WAW-9B1427
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
Medieval coin: penny of Edward I (1279-1307) minted in London between 1279 and 1301 AD.
Created on: Tuesday 11th May 2010
Last updated: Thursday 20th May 2010
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Record ID: WAW-70D263
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
Post Medieval coin: groat of Edward VI (1547-1553) minted in the name of Henry VIII in an unknown mint between 1547 and 1551. North Nos. 1871-1876.
Created on: Sunday 9th May 2010
Last updated: Tuesday 18th May 2010
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Record ID: WAW-427AB4
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A personal cast lead or lead alloy seal matrix. The matrix is a flat-baked type which is circular in plan.The upper face of the matrix has a rectangular ridge bisecting it and it becomes slightly more thick in depth at one terminal compared to the other. This thickened terminal may have had an integral loop originally. The underside of the matrix has a legend and central device. The legend reads 'S' WILL DE RAVENEST'. The 'N' is reverse barred. The device depicts a eight-pointed star. The matrix measures 26.97mm diameter, and 5.25mm thick. It weighs 12.8g. The surface of the matrix ha…
Created on: Friday 7th May 2010
Last updated: Saturday 6th April 2013
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