SUR-01F7D7: Iron Age or Roman: Harness ring

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HARNESS RING

Unique ID: SUR-01F7D7

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

A plain circular cast copper alloy ring, possibly for use on harness or sword suspension. While not obviously diagnostic this ring may well be of Iron Age or Roman date.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 100 BC
Date to: Circa AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.13 mm
Weight: 6.46 g
Diameter: 22.56 mm

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: 11-1463

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: Reigate and Banstead (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2753
Four figure Latitude: 51.262021
Four figure longitude: -0.181199
1:25K map: TQ2753
1:10K map: TQ25SE
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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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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