DOR-8396C5: 8396C5. Post-medieval vessel: Cauldron leg

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Unique ID: DOR-8396C5

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast copper alloy cauldron leg. A large triangular sectioned foot with a raised central rib on the front. Date: Late Medieval to Post-medieval late 15th to 17th Dimensions: 46.01 mm x 49.02 mm x 27.30 mm Weight: 174.01 g

Class: Leg


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1450
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 46.01 mm
Width: 49.02 mm
Thickness: 27.3 mm
Weight: 174.01 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st May 2006 - Wednesday 31st May 2006

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
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY6692
Four figure Latitude: 50.726618
Four figure longitude: -2.483067
1:25K map: SY6692
1:10K map: SY62SE
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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