SF9099: Leg vessel

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Unique ID: SF9099

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Large cast copper-alloy leg from a vessel. In cross-section it is triangular with rounded sides and corners, and it tapers slightly from one end to the other. The wider end has a deep U cut out of the end, and the narrower end has a swollen and crudely rounded end. Both ends are rough and full of casting flaws and holes.

Sub class: leg


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Date from: AD 1250
Date to: AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 72 mm
Width: 36 mm
Thickness: 25 mm
Weight: 218 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st August 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Helen Geake
Identified by: Dr Helen Geake

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: KENTON

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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