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SPUR

Unique ID: SF-4D9F21

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

A copper alloy Post-Medieval stud attachment for a rowel spur. It has a lozenge-shaped terminal to which is attached a tear-drop shaped stud, fixed by is integral rivet. The attachment has a narrow, hook-shaped terminal at the opposite end, with a narrow transverse collar approximately half way along. The hooked terminal was designed to attach through the loop of a rowel spur terminal. The object measures 29.5mm in length, 8.33mm in width and weighs 2.93g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1650
Date to: Circa AD 1750

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 29.5 mm
Width: 8.33 mm
Weight: 2.93 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st November 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jane Carr
Identified by: Mrs Jane Carr

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Rattlesden

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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