SUR-97DFC0: Medieval: Folding strap clasp

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
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Unique ID: SUR-97DFC0

Object type certainty: Certain
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A medieval folding strap clasp. The frame has been made from a flat strip bent to shape and held together by a bar. The sheet metal clasp component sits on the bar and has a rectangular mount which is held in place by one rivet.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.31 mm
Width: 13.93 mm
Weight: 2.3 g

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 14-755

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Elmbridge (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ1059
Four figure Latitude: 51.31948182
Four figure longitude: -0.42289303
1:25K map: TQ1059
1:10K map: TQ15NW
Grid reference source: From finder
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: SUR
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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