GLO-EE1A75:

Rights Holder: Bristol City Council
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Rights Holder: Bristol City Council
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DRESS HOOK

Unique ID: GLO-EE1A75

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

Silver gilt dress hook with a trefoil shaped plate that supports three hemispherical domes, each decorated with applied filigree and granulated ornament in the form of three sets of trefoils of annulars enclosed by a circlet punctuated by knops all separated by a circlet and pellet at the base. Flat border with a serrated edge surrounds the plate. In the centre is a pin that is split at the rear, the opposite end is flattened and slightly expanded to hold a small circular plate that is decorated with radiating lines. On the reverse is a rectangular loop at the top and a rearwards facing hook below.

Similar examples can be found from Gloucestershire GLO-54E460 (2017T192), Essex (ESS-9B9893, 2013 T397) and Worcestershire (WAW-59A283, 2013 T883).

Notes:

This record was generated form emailed images supplied by the finder during the 2020/21 Covid-19 lockdown.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Submitted for consideration as Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2021T220

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 22nd March 2021 - Monday 22nd March 2021

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2021T220

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Cotswold (District)
Parish or ward: Didmarton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8187
Four figure Latitude: 51.58153541
Four figure longitude: -2.27560176
1:25K map: ST8187
1:10K map: ST88NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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