NLM-43135F: Early Medieval possible tweezers fragment

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TWEEZERS

Unique ID: NLM-43135F

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

Tweezer fragment, more likely a mount. Note rivet holes.

Overall length: 48mm, Width: 8.1mm, Thickness: 2.3mm

Notes:

Record card ref: 0198

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Ascribed Culture: Anglo-Saxon style
Date from: Circa AD 410
Date to: Circa AD 700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 48 mm
Width: 8.1 mm
Thickness: 2.3 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM50375

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Withern with Stain (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF4785
Four figure Latitude: 53.34147784
Four figure longitude: 0.20650902
1:25K map: TF4785
1:10K map: TF48NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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