SUSS-1766D5: Unknown : Iron nail

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NAIL

Unique ID: SUSS-1766D5

Object type certainty: Certain
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An iron nail of unknown date, it is possibly medieval to post-medieval in date. The nail has a rectangular section and a square head. The head = 19.7 x 16.8 mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 91.66 mm
Weight: 33.76 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st November 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Lewes (District)
To be known as: Southease

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: SUSS
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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