NLM697: nlm697.jpg

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: NLM697

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Openwork knot of four 'ribbons', only the middle surviving and nothing of the frame. Middle slightly raised. Anglo-Scandinavian.

Notes:

Checked by MF following Sophie Catley. Dating completed [unamended]; ascribed culture added: 'Anglo-Scandinavian'; drawing ref. added.

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Ascribed Culture: Anglo-Scandinavian
Date from: AD 1000
Date to: AD 1100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 29 mm
Width: 29.8 mm
Thickness: 4.4 mm
Weight: 9.7 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 31st March 1998

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLPS809 nlm00809

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration style: Openwork

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: Boston (District)
To be known as: BOSTON

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: NLM6052
Object type: MOUNT
Broadperiod: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Anglo-Scandinavian open-work mount, circular with four attachment lugs.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NLM579
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broadperiod: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Head and neck of an animal, panther? or pig?, clearly an appliqué of some sort, mouth pierced in two planes to take handle? Viking-Scandinav…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: NLM4781
Object type: STRAP END
Broadperiod: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Openwork devolved Winchester style, lower half only. Anglo-Saxon.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 20 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.