SF-707FDB: Unidentified object

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UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: SF-707FDB

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

An incomplete copper-alloy unidentified object of uncertain date.

It is sub-rectangular in form with rounded outer edges decorated with transverse grooves. Through the centre is a square shaft. At its base is a pair of undecorated slightly expanding curvilinear bars 2.45mm in thickness. These connect to a flat oval plate 17.96mm in length, 8.51mm in width, 3.14mm in thickness via a pair of separately cast circular copper-alloy rivets.

This object measures 34.36mm in length, 11.60mm in width, 7.45mm in thickness, 8.76g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 34.36 mm
Width: 11.6 mm
Thickness: 7.45 mm
Weight: 8.76 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 2nd January 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Gemma Stewart
Identified by: Miss Gemma Stewart

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Yaxley

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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