LVPL-E22FE3: Post Medieval unidentified object

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Unique ID: LVPL-E22FE3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast copper alloy object probably dating to the Post-Medieval period. The object is sub-triangular in plan and flat. At the base of the object a rectangular tab has been folded forwards, possibly for attachment. The outer face is decorated with a punched leaf decoration. The rear is undecorated. The exact function of this object is unknown. The object has a dark green patina and is in good condition.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19.88 mm
Width: 18.42 mm
Thickness: 2.25 mm
Weight: 1.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st December 2012

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: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Skirpenbeck

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
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: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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