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VESSEL

Unique ID: DOR-DB8962

Object type certainty: Certain
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Cast copper alloy vessel leg. An angular, ridged leg from a cauldron or large skillet. THe shaft of the leg is D shaped with the curve on the back and a central raised ridge on the front face.The foot is triangular in profile and projects forward fron the leg. The central ridge continues on to the foot. The base of the foot is uneven. There is a break at the top of the leg. The object is poorly cast with a number of voids visible at the breaks. Date: Post-medieval - 16th to 17th Century Dimensions:48.95 mm x 41.40 mm x 23.52 mm Weight: 106 g

Class: Leg

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 48.95 mm
Width: 41.4 mm
Thickness: 23.52 mm
Weight: 106 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 16th September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 020090

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Spetisbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8902
Four figure Latitude: 50.817439
Four figure longitude: -2.157514
1:25K map: ST8902
1:10K map: ST80SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Audit data

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

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