LEIC-329FD3: Post medieval silver seal matrix

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SEAL MATRIX

Unique ID: LEIC-329FD3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Post Medieval silver seal matrix. The object is a fob type seal matrix with hexagonal shaft, missing its suspension loop. It has an oval matrix which depicts a lion rampant.

Notes:

As the object is made of silver and is over 300 years old, it constitutes potential Treasure under the stipulations of The Treasure Act 1996.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Undergoing further examination at a museum

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2010T607

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17 mm
Width: 15 mm
Thickness: 12 mm
Weight: 4 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 5th September 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Ms Dora Thornton

Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2010T607

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Rugby (District)
To be known as: Shilton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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