LEIC-9D0F71: Unknown copper alloy object

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Unique ID: LEIC-9D0F71

Object type certainty: Possibly
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Unknown copper alloy fitting, possibly from a set of weights? 22mm long, 20mm wide and 2mm thick. The object consists of a rectangular sectioned triangle which has integral suspension loops at each corner. It is decorated on one with rows of incised dot and rings.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Date from: Circa AD 1

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 22 mm
Width: 20 mm
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.11 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
Parish or ward: North Muskham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7758
Four figure Latitude: 53.113635
Four figure longitude: -0.85108
1:25K map: SK7758
1:10K map: SK75NE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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