SUR-CF2D31: Post medieval: Unidentified object

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Unique ID: SUR-CF2D31

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A sheet metal 'box'-like object composed of two triangular-section hollow elements, each comprising thin sheet, soldered together. Centrally on one corner is the stub of a cylindrical projection which has been soldered onto the 'box'. Each of the four sides of the 'box' is decorated with a symmetrical cast design of scrolls and tendrils, now rather worn. The interior is filled with a yellow substance of uncertain origin.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 43.66 mm
Width: 16.89 mm
Weight: 18.05 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B11-224

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Hook (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7454
Four figure Latitude: 51.280346
Four figure longitude: -0.940408
1:25K map: SU7454
1:10K map: SU75SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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