SUR-028625: Roman: Mount or fitting

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MOUNT

Unique ID: SUR-028625

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

A Roman copper-alloy mount with an integral rivet on its flat back. The mount is in the form of a projecting and facing head, which is now worn, above which is a triangular extension with a prominent V-shaped groove. The hair is cut in a fringe and the facial features are worn.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.45 mm
Width: 13.6 mm
Thickness: 10 mm
Weight: 5.78 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B16-587

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bracknell Forest (Unitary Authority)
District: Bracknell Forest (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Winkfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU8964
Four figure Latitude: 51.36809811
Four figure longitude: -0.72290336
1:25K map: SU8964
1:10K map: SU86SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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