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Unique ID: KENT4263

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper ally vessica seal matrix, with reverse lug and loop. Central motif depicts a fleur de lys, with legend surrounding.

Inscription: star S' hHN OInSLE THIIMNDEHEVE


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: AD 1399

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27 mm
Width: 16 mm
Thickness: 8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st December 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Michael Lewis
Identified by: Dr Michael Lewis

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Shepway (District)
Parish or ward: Lyminge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR1641
Four figure Latitude: 51.127534
Four figure longitude: 1.085572
1:25K map: TR1641
1:10K map: TR14SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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