LVPL-FA31F5: Unknown date; unidentified object

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Unique ID: LVPL-FA31F5

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast copper alloy object of uncertain date or function. The object is curved in plan and sub-oval in cross-section. Each face displays file and hammering marks giving it an unveven surface. There is no visible decoration on the object. It has a mottled-dark green patina. Each end is incomplete possibly due to ancient breaks.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 44.04 mm
Width: 7.37 mm
Thickness: 6.63 mm
Weight: 18.7 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st September 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Denbighshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Denbighshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Llangollen

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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