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Unique ID: NMGW138

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Published Find published

Fragment of crude vessel foot made from cast leaded copper alloy, plano-convex section. Maximum width 41mm, surviving height 31mm.


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Sub class: leg


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1300
Date to: AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 41 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMGWPA:99.20.226

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Near Chippenham, Wiltshire

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: Character undetermined

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Bailey, G. 1997 Detector Finds 3 Chelmsford Greenlight Publishing 36-37 For a general discussion of the type.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMGW
Created: 20 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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