GLO-E5CA0A: GLO-E5CA0A Roman finger ring

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Unique ID: GLO-E5CA0A

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

Roman copper alloy finger ring the hoop of the ring is expanded at the top where there is a small oval recess where a stone would have been mounted; this forms the bezel of the ring. The shoulders are undecorated and narrow from the top edge to the thin rectangular cross-section hoop.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Exactly AD 300

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23 mm
Height: 21 mm
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 2.94 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st March 2016 - Friday 1st April 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Saltford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6766
Four figure Latitude: 51.39207204
Four figure longitude: -2.47567307
1:25K map: ST6766
1:10K map: ST66NE
What3Words: like.drape.match
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: Wednesday 13th April 2016
Updated: Thursday 14th April 2016

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