IOW-937FD0: Gold ingot

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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INGOT

Unique ID: IOW-937FD0

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Gold ingot of unspecified date. Length 15.5mm, diameter c.8mm. Weight 8.03g. The ingot has eight longitudinal facets of uneven widths and is sub-round in cross-section. At either end there is an old coarse break. One of the ends has three small smooth areas which appear to have been created when a piece was chopped or cut off.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15.5 mm
Weight: 8.03 g
Diameter: 8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2004

Personal details

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Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: BM2004 T4
Museum accession number: IOW2004-4-3

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Wrought
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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