NMGW-955CA3: Handle lug

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Unique ID: NMGW-955CA3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Handle lug from a chaffing dish of early Post-Medieval date. The lug has the integral rivet for attachment to the body of the dish and a perforation to hold the handle. The lug has flat faces with rounded sides and is rather irregular, with an uneven perforation. File marks are evident on both faces.

Class: Chaffing dish
Sub class: handle lug

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Date from: AD 1400
Date to: AD 1599

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.5 mm
Width: 15.4 mm
Thickness: 8.3 mm
Weight: 12 g
Diameter: 7.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st February 2003

Personal details

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Identified by: Mr Mark Lodwick

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Hullavington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8882
Four figure Latitude: 51.536773
Four figure longitude: -2.174407
1:25K map: ST8882
1:10K map: ST88SE
Grid reference source: GPS (From FLO)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: NMGW
Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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