NLM-B5AA9C: Roman votive miniature object

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MINIATURE OBJECT

Unique ID: NLM-B5AA9C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy votive miniature object. Cast model of a lower leg with a large sandalled foot at right angles to it, with two garters or straps passing round the calf of the leg. The strapping and broad sole represented on the sandal might pass muster as of Roman style, and suggest this to be a votive model of a limb. Broken across the upper calf. Suggested date: Roman, 43-410

Length: 21.3mm, Height: 25.3mm, Thickness (at sandal): 8.3mm, Weight: 8.30gms

Class: Limb

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 1700
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.3 mm
Height: 25.3 mm
Thickness: 8.3 mm
Weight: 8.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 14th October 2021

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM48295

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration style: Figurative
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Swinhope

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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