LIN-2BD198: Post-medieval chape

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CHAPE

Unique ID: LIN-2BD198

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

A crude post-medieval chape made from a conically rolled sheet of copper alloy. A single slit is located at the top where presumably the two plates were held together.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 34 mm
Width: 18 mm
Thickness: 12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st April 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Orby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF5268
Four figure Latitude: 53.18737812
Four figure longitude: 0.27343031
1:25K map: TF5268
1:10K map: TF56NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: LIN
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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