STAFFS-C0F658: A fitting from a gold altar cross

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ALTAR CROSS

Unique ID: STAFFS-C0F658

Object type certainty: Certain
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Oval setting from the cross, 655, filigree around edge, collet edge denticulate. Over two of the rivet holes are pads of grey material which should be analysed.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Acquired by museum after being declared Treasure

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 32.9 mm
Width: 29.8 mm
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 4.51 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Eljas Oksanen
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: BA 1004

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Lichfield (District)
To be known as: Staffordshire

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: STAFFS
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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