LVPL-98D508: Mount

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Unique ID: LVPL-98D508

Object type certainty: Certain
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Small cast copper alloy mount in the form of a fleur-de-lis. The object is flat. The tip of one side petal has broken. The upper face is decorated with a foliate design and is corroded. A single rivet projects from the central petal and is corroded. The reverse of the object is undecorated. The object has a dark green patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19.43 mm
Width: 19.84 mm
Thickness: 1.51 mm
Weight: 1.7 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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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