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BELL

Unique ID: GLO-A13DB0

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

A copper alloy Post Medieval crotal bell. Spherical in shape with an integral trapezoidal suspension loop uppermost. The lower half is ornamented with fish scale decoration with a linear slot at the base.  Is decorated with radiating lines and three sound holes, one of which is at the base of the loop. Equatorial band separates the two hemispheres. Circa AD1550-1750. 

Notes:

This item is recorded from images emailed by the finder 

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1750

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 43 mm
Diameter: 38 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st December 2021 - Sunday 5th September 2021

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: East Harptree (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST5555
Four figure Latitude: 51.29234232
Four figure longitude: -2.64673601
1:25K map: ST5555
1:10K map: ST55NE
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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