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SPOON

Unique ID: LVPL816

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Oval spoon bowl with part of integral handle on long axis. Inside of bowl decorated with a tulip design surrounded by a double-line border. The decoration consists punched or incised short lines. A double line also continues along centre of spoon handle.

Notes:

Copper alloy seems to be latten.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1700
Date to: AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38 mm
Width: 46 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1999

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration method: Incised
Decoration style: Floral
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Eden (District)
To be known as: CUMBRIA KIRKBY THORE

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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