LIN-772E80: macehead

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MACE

Unique ID: LIN-772E80

Object type certainty: Certain
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Hollow cast knopped copper alloy mace head. The mace has twelve pyramidal knobs in three rows of four, consisting of four four-sided knobs and eight three-sided knobs (half knobs). The mace head has a circular sectioned socket with a small hole at the bottom to secure it to its shaft.

Class: Knopped

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1066
Date to: Circa AD 1300

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Shepway (District)
Parish or ward: Lympne (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: Tuesday 2nd November 2004
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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