LANCUM-F1CDE2: Medieval, or possibly late Iron Age / early Romano-British, knopped copper alloy drop-bar terret

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HARNESS FITTING

Unique ID: LANCUM-F1CDE2

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Published Find published

An early Roman copper alloy strap-mounted terret. The oval loop has a knop at the centre of the upper edge.

The length is 47mm, width 39mm, and the weight is 18.10g.

see also SWYOR-908CB2 from Gargrave, North Yorkshire and the elaborate example from Wymondely, Herts. (BH-7FAA17).

Class: terret
Sub class: strap-mounted

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 47 mm
Width: 39 mm
Weight: 18.1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 7th February 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alex Whitlock
Identified by: Mr Alex Whitlock
Secondary identifier: Mr Stuart Noon

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Ribble Valley (District)
To be known as: CHATBURN

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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