LVPL-AECCB2: Finger ring

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FINGER RING

Unique ID: LVPL-AECCB2

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

Cast copper alloy finger ring dating to the Post-Medieval period, (1500-1700). The object is oval in plan and has been squashed. It is rectangular in cross-section. The object consists of a flat band which widens to create a bezel and tapers towards the back of the band. The object is undecorated and has a light green patina. The object is incomplete.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.92 mm
Width: 5.98 mm
Thickness: 0.68 mm
Weight: 0.6 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 8th October 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
To be known as: Buttercrambe

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: Monday 9th January 2012
Updated: Friday 20th January 2012

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