NCL-7D6616: NCL-7D6616: A fragment from a post-Medieval bronze vessel.

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Unique ID: NCL-7D6616

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cut rim fragment of a bronze cup or bowl of post-Medieval date. The fragment is triangular in shape and the curvature at the rim suggests the overall vessel diameter was approximately 60mm. There is basic ribbed decoration near the rim on the outside of the fragment. The inside is smooth. This object was found in Field 1 of the Brunstock Rally outside of Carlisle.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 28 mm
Width: 33 mm
Thickness: 2.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 24th September 2006

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Robert Collins
Identified by: Dr Robert Collins

Materials and construction

Primary material:
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Carlisle (District)
Parish or ward: Stanwix Rural (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NY4260
Four figure Latitude: 54.931291
Four figure longitude: -2.906666
1:25K map: NY4260
1:10K map: NY46SW
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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NCL
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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