LON-7A9651: Medieval/ post medieval cast copper alloy mount

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Unique ID: LON-7A9651

Object type certainty: Probably
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Medieval/ post medieval cast copper alloy mount. The mount is S shaped in profil, with a hole running through the centre. Slightly rounded edges. One side is decorated with concentric circles with linears running around - although heavily corroded. Possible evidence of enamal on surface. Other side has three shafts possible for attachment to leather.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 37 mm
Width: 30 mm
Thickness: 25 mm
Weight: 25.4 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Faye Simpson
Identified by: Ms Faye Simpson

Other reference numbers

Museum accession number: 4555/3

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dartford (District)
To be known as: Southfleet

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LON
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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