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BELL

Unique ID: LVPL-85BA93

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval copper alloy crotal bell. The bell is spherical and comprises of two hemispherical domes. A raised median ridge seperates the two halves. There is an sub-circular attachment loop at the top. In the lower hemispheres two holes are joined by a slot. It has an engraved petal like pattern.

Class: Crotal Bell

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: AD 1750

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 43.61 mm
Width: 33.82 mm
Thickness: 5.08 mm
Weight: 45.3 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: Haslington

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

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Audit data

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

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