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Unique ID: KENT5176

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Cast copper alloy key, bow missing, hollow cylindrical stem, one plain rectangular bit 15mm from end, one small bit at front end with another behind which has a small rear facing projection.


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 72 mm
Width: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st October 2002

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Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Thanet (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR3768
Four figure Latitude: 51.361592
Four figure longitude: 1.40301
1:25K map: TR3768
1:10K map: TR36NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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