LANCUM-116C8B: Advertising pocket watch key

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Unique ID: LANCUM-116C8B

Object type certainty: Certain
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Small copper alloy advertising pocket watch key, inscribed with Wm. Routledge, Watchmaker & Jeweller, Brampton, dating from ca. 1834 to 1856.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MODERN
Period from: MODERN
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Exactly AD 1834
Date to: Circa AD 1856

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 25 mm
Width: 12 mm
Weight: 2 g
Diameter: 12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 16th April 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Mr Ian Hughes
Secondary identifier: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Carlisle (District)
To be known as: Kingwater

Spatial coordinates

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: LANCUM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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