PUBLIC-5F6E05: Medieval to post-Medieval vessel rim fragment (top)

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-5F6E05

Object type certainty: Certain
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A possible copper-alloy rim or leg from a medieval to post-Medieval domestic vessel. The bar is sub-rectangular,with one edge tapered; each end has been broken in antiquity, with all edges worn smooth and a matt green patina. There are several small areas of what appears to be sooting,which suggests a domestic vessel fragment. Dimensions are: Length 47.1 mm, Width 14.5 mm, Thickness 9.2 mm.Weight 33 grams.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 47.1 mm
Width: 14.5 mm
Thickness: 9.2 mm
Weight: 33 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 4th June 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Charles Bullock
Identified by: Mr Charles Bullock
Secondary identifier: Mr Julian Watters

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Uncertain

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: East Dorset (District)
To be known as: Nr Wimborne

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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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