LVPL-16D216: Heraldic badge

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Unique ID: LVPL-16D216

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

Cast copper alloy heraldic object dating to the Medieval period, (1100-1500). The object is shield-shaped and flat, with no obvious means of attachment. The right-hand side has broken away. The decoration on the upper surface is worn, but there are possibly three bendy sinisters. The object has a mid-green patina and is poor condition.

Class: heraldic

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 29.69 mm
Width: 21.58 mm
Thickness: 1.95 mm
Weight: 6.1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st February 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Decoration style: Heraldic
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
To be known as: Collingham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting.
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: 9 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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