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Unique ID: GLO-E3873A

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy dress hook with a circular shaped serrated sided plate that supports a hemispherical dome secured in place by a central pin that has an expanded knop head. On the reverse is a reward projecting rectangular lead loop at the top with a separate rearward facing hook on the lower edge.


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Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st September 2020 - Wednesday 2nd December 2020

Personal details

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
Parish or ward: Awre (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO7008
Four figure Latitude: 51.76986456
Four figure longitude: -2.43616
1:25K map: SO7008
1:10K map: SO70NW
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

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Audit data

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

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