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LACE TAG

Unique ID: SOMDOR241

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

4 possible lace tags. Folded copper alloy sheet. (57mm x 10mm) (41.5mm x 13mm) (40.5mm x 14mm) (21mm x 67mm). This type dated to 13th - 14th Century by Brian Read.

Notes:

PAL 185

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1066
Date to: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 4

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1999

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: West Somerset (District)
To be known as: SOMERSET STOGUMBER

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Read, B. 1995 History Beneath our Feet (1995) Ipswich Anglia Publishing p70 Nos 394-397

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOMDOR
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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