SUR-D9DF92: Iron Age to medieval: Harness ring

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Unique ID: SUR-D9DF92

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn ring, probably for horse harness and of uncertain date. The ring is a rounded oval, thinner on one side than the other. This may be a worn link.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa 100 BC
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20.19 mm
Width: 18.93 mm
Thickness: 3.73 mm
Weight: 2.77 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st September 2011 - Friday 30th September 2011

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 11-1396

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Guildford (District)
Parish or ward: Artington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU9847
Four figure Latitude: 51.213804
Four figure longitude: -0.598319
1:25K map: SU9847
1:10K map: SU94NE
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: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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