NLM-799448: Post-Medieval Mount

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MOUNT

Unique ID: NLM-799448

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy mount. Cast concavo-convex discoid mount with a cabled rim and a decorative moulded design of petals around a small central boss. One fixing prong of length c.8mm remains of an opposed pair, with its point bent inwards. The display face retains traces of gilding. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1600.

Diameter: 20.2mm, Height (clear of prong): 6.3mm, Weight: 6.07gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 6.3 mm
Weight: 6.07 g
Diameter: 20.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 8th December 2015

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM31036

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Ludford

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
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: NLM
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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