KENT-F628B2: A cast copper alloy Medieval seal

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Unique ID: KENT-F628B2

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An incomplete cast copper alloy Medieval seal matrix. It is circular seal matrix, with a circular handle, now broken. The seal reads S'RADVLFI:D(_)E(_)LL(_)EAGO, around a triangular shield with tripple branched tree or palm and a dog overtop. It measures 21.83 mm DIA x 11.63 mm H x 2.08 mm TH (at edge of seal) and weighs 7.38 g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 11.63 mm
Thickness: 2.08 mm
Weight: 7.38 g
Diameter: 21.83 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Karen Dunford
Identified by: Miss Karen Dunford

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ6463
Four figure Latitude: 51.342429
Four figure longitude: 0.353257
1:25K map: TQ6463
1:10K map: TQ66SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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