LIN-99CD50: Anglo-Scandinavian copper alloy mount

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UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: LIN-99CD50

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Fragment of an unidentified decorative object. The object is flat, rectangular and has a slightly raised perimeter rim at the top. This area appears to be the only original part of the object, which may have been a strap end. The object is decorated with a moulded interlace decoration.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 700
Date to: Circa AD 899

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 25.53 mm
Width: 11.23 mm
Thickness: 1 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: LIN
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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