LVPL-48AB06: Late iron age object

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Unique ID: LVPL-48AB06

Object type certainty: Certain
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Late iron age object. It is sub-lozenge shaped with a rounded raised head. The lower and side points are slightly raised and rounded. There is a open triangle shaped center. It is likely to be late Iron age however its function is unknown.


Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 300 BC
Date to: AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 41.87 mm
Width: 21.13 mm
Thickness: 6.53 mm
Weight: 22.9 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st October 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Congleton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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