LVPL-987E50: Mount

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MOUNT

Unique ID: LVPL-987E50

Object type certainty: Certain
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Cast copper alloy mount dating to the Post-Medieval period. The object is asymmetrical and flat. The obverse is decorated with a foliate design. On the rear of the object are two integral lugs. The object has a dark green patina and can be dated to the 17th century. Similar examples can be found on p35, Read, (2001).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 44.62 mm
Width: 22.4 mm
Thickness: 2.09 mm
Weight: 8.1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 18th September 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Sandbach

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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