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SUR-59B0D4:

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HARNESS FITTING

Unique ID: SUR-59B0D4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A complete cast copper alloy Roman strap-mounted terret ring of skirted type. The ring is circular, around 55mm in external diameter and 28mm in width, with a flattened lenticular cross section. This sits over a flat skirt of oval shape around 50mm in length. The lower loop is square and around 30mm in length. Circa 1st to 3rd century AD.

Notes:

Recorded from details emailed by the finder.

Class: terret
Sub class: strap mounted

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 300

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 75 mm
Width: 50 mm
Weight: 166.4 g

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
Parish or ward: Bishops Waltham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5415
Four figure Latitude: 50.93192988
Four figure longitude: -1.23294938
1:25K map: SU5415
1:10K map: SU51NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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