DOR-213D32: Post Medieval latten spoon.

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Unique ID: DOR-213D32

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete latten spoon. A partial fig-shaped bowl and incomplete handle. The handle has an oval profile changing to a faceted irregular hexagonal profile nearer the bowl. There is a rose touch mark on the inside of the bowl. It is not possible to be certain of the style of the missing terminal, but the bowl and mark date to the 16th to mid 17th centuries.

Date: Post Medieval - c. 1500 - 1650

Dimensions: 120.80 mm x 47.34 mm x 1.40 mm

Weight: 24.79 g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 120.8 mm
Width: 47.34 mm
Thickness: 1.4 mm
Weight: 24.79 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 022311

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
To be known as: Mappowder

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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