WMID-EC4142: Medieval to post-medieval strap fitting

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Unique ID: WMID-EC4142

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast copper-alloy strap loop of medieval or post-medieval date. The loop is bent out of shape but is sub-rectangular in shape and has a projecting stud for attachment emerging from one side of the frame. It measures 15.17 mm long, 21.26 mm wide, 3.64 mm thick and weighs 1.4 grams. It has a worn green patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15.17 mm
Width: 21.26 mm
Thickness: 3.64 mm
Weight: 1.4 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st February 2011 - Monday 28th February 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Tom Brindle
Identified by: Dr Tom Brindle

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: South Derbyshire (District)
Parish or ward: Lullington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK2513
Four figure Latitude: 52.714086
Four figure longitude: -1.631367
1:25K map: SK2513
1:10K map: SK21SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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