SUR-45A22B: Post medieval: Silver Toothpick

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
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Unique ID: SUR-45A22B

Object type certainty: Possibly
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A post medieval cast silver possible toothpick or other cosmetic implement. The toothpick is rectangular in section with rounded corners and a wider centre portion. One end of the object is bent at right angles and both terminals are round in section. The object is difficult to date with any accuracy and was not submitted under the Treasure Act.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1700
Date to: Circa AD 1850

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 12th April 2014

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: 14-686

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Buckingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6932
Four figure Latitude: 51.98218494
Four figure longitude: -0.99673547
1:25K map: SP6932
1:10K map: SP63SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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