BERK-EABCB2: Medieval-Post Medieval rim fragment

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A Medieval – Post Medieval copper alloy rim fragment of a cast vessel (AD c.1066-1650). The rim fragment includes a section of a flange. The copper alloy has a dark grey patina. Dimensions: length: 29.4mm; width: 16.0mm; thickness: 3.8mm; weight: 6.35g.


Found during the Weekend Wanderers King Alfred the Great Rally 26-28 Aug 2006

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Returned to finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Date from: AD 1066
Date to: AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 29.4 mm
Width: 16 mm
Thickness: 3.8 mm
Weight: 6.35 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 27th August 2006

Personal details

Recorded by: Ms Paula Levick
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley
Secondary identifier: Mrs Kate Sumnall

Other reference numbers

Other reference: y287

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
To be known as: Letcombe Regis

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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