PAS-8EBED3: 2006 T184, post-medieval silver spoon from Radway, Warwickshire

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SPOON

Unique ID: PAS-8EBED3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver spoon of trifid type, bent handle and damaged, thin bowl. Engraved with the owner’s initials:*M*SM surmounted by an asterisk. Illegible maker’s mark on stem. Late 17th Century. In terms of age and as the object contains a minimum of 10% precious metal it qualifies as Treasure under the stipulations of the Treasure Act 1996.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2006 T184

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1650
Date to: AD 1699

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st March 2005

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Caroline Barton
Identified by: Ms Dora Thornton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2006 T184
Treasure case number: 2006 T184

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
To be known as: Radway

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Controlled metal-detecting survey

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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