WILT-B61407: Post-medieval vessel repair

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VESSEL

Unique ID: WILT-B61407

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Post-medieval sheet rivet which would have been used to hold repairs to a vessel in place. The artefact is broadly rectangular in form. It have been folded in on themselves from the sides before being folded back, the folds protruding beyond the side.

Notes:

This record was made at a rally and may thus fall below our usual standards of recording

Class: Repair

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1625

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19.5 mm
Width: 13.7 mm
Thickness: 3.6 mm
Weight: 2.4 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 18th September 2010 - Sunday 19th September 2010

Rally details.

This object was found at Urchfont 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 68E

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0456
Four figure Latitude: 51.303108
Four figure longitude: -1.944007
1:25K map: SU0456
1:10K map: SU05NW
Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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