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VESSEL

Unique ID: SF-F46661

Object type certainty: Certain
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Part of an incomplete late medieval copper alloy skillet handle . It is 44.68mm in length and 27.50mm wide, weighing 63.37g. It is part of a flat strap handle, decorated with ring-and-dot, in the form of two large concentric circles and a central dot.
A close parallel may be seen in Margeson 1993, p90 obj no. 562

Class: skillet
Sub class: flat handle

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1450
Date to: Circa AD 1550

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 44.68 mm
Width: 27.5 mm
Weight: 63.37 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jane Carr
Identified by: Mrs Jane Carr

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Somersham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: SF
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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