NLM5729: Belt Mount.

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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Unique ID: NLM5729

Object type certainty: Certain
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Two small bar shaped belt mounts with trilobed suspension bar still between them.


Checked following Sophie Catley. Identification changed from 'Strap Fitting' to 'Mount'. Class' added: 'Bar and Pendent'. Dating completed (unamended). Drawing ref. added.

Class: hanger

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1200
Date to: AD 1300

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 40.9 mm
Width: 22.5 mm
Thickness: 4.1 mm
Weight: 3.61 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM3055

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North East Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North East Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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