DEV-73E933: Treasure case 2008 T33 gold sheet fragment from Devon

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SHEET

Unique ID: DEV-73E933

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Gold fragment of uncertain function and date. Small fragment of gold sheet, sub rectangular, no diagnostic features.

Date: uncertain

L.: 13.7mm W.: 10.1mm Wt.: 2.09g

Note: although this item is made substantially of gold, it is not possible to be certain that it is more than 300 years old, and therefore it does not qualify as treasure as stipulated in the Treasure Act 1996.

Class: Fragment

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder after being declared not Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2008 T33

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st November 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Danielle Wootton
Identified by: Dr Richard Hobbs
Secondary identifier: Danielle Wootton

Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2008 T33

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: South Hams (District)
To be known as: Lower Netherton

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Whilst metal detecting

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DEV
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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