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Unique ID: KENT4323

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy sub-rectangular shaped strap end, narrowing to zoomporphic point. Silvered rivets equally placed at three intervals, and on snout. Silvered around (?) ears.


Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Subperiod to: Late
Date from: Circa AD 800
Date to: AD 1000

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 46 mm
Width: 11 mm
Thickness: 2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 6th February 2000

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Michael Lewis
Identified by: Mr D Goodwin

Other reference numbers

Other reference: DG-19

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Medway (Unitary Authority)
District: Medway (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ7376
Four figure Latitude: 51.456545
Four figure longitude: 0.488681
1:25K map: TQ7376
1:10K map: TQ77NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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