LVPL-9F9120: LVPL-9F9120

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Unique ID: LVPL-9F9120

Object type certainty: Possibly
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

TREASURE CASE

Metal bar, rectangular in shape which narrows at one end and has a raised central rib, decorated with pincer type ornament. The original function of the object is unclear.

Notes:

Analysis of the metal identified it as an alloy of tin and lead.

the precious metal content of the find is below 10% and therefore it falls outside the provisions of the Treasure Act 1996.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2010T175

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 35.95 mm
Width: 10.98 mm
Thickness: 4.04 mm
Weight: 7 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 28th February 2010

Rally details.

This object was found at Rawhead

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2010T175

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
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: LVPL
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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