SF8416: Medieval cooking vessel

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VESSEL

Unique ID: SF8416

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Incomplete cast copper-alloy leg from a cooking vessel. In cross-section it is fairly flat with rounded sides, but rises in the centre of the outer face to a low midrib. The top is missing and the bottom tapers to a rounded point. There is some sooting on the outer face.

Class: cooking vessel
Sub class: leg

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38 mm
Width: 33 mm
Thickness: 12 mm
Weight: 59.2 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st February 2002

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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