NLM4681: Purse Bar.

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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Unique ID: NLM4681

Object type certainty: Certain
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Very nice complete straight purse-bar with ball ends. Non inscribed.


Checked following Sophie Catley. Dating completed (unamended). Drawing ref. added.


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1200
Date to: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 75.8 mm
Width: 25.8 mm
Thickness: 10.6 mm
Weight: 26.21 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 25th June 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM2230

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
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: NLM
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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