SUR-23F862: Post medieval: Dress fastener

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Unique ID: SUR-23F862

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A large cast lead alloy dress fastener of trefoil form. The fastener is missing its hook as well as its loop.

The fastener is similar to Read no.258 or 232 but is larger.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 26.26 mm
Width: 23.16 mm
Weight: 9.91 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B13-557

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Stratfield Saye (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6862
Four figure Latitude: 51.35301611
Four figure longitude: -1.02489573
1:25K map: SU6862
1:10K map: SU66SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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