KENT-D02933: A fragment of ferrous slag with vitreous inclusions

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Unique ID: KENT-D02933

Object type certainty: Certain
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A fragment of undated Iron slag.

The fragment is irregularly shaped with a slightly patch of vitreous green material at one end. The majority of the slag is a light rusty orangey brown indicative of oxided iron.

Measurements: 30.56mm long, 30.29mm wide, 16.73mm thicka and 15.87g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 30.56 mm
Width: 30.29 mm
Thickness: 16.73 mm
Weight: 15.87 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
Parish or ward: St. Margaret's At Cliffe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR3446
Four figure Latitude: 51.16535372
Four figure longitude: 1.34561371
1:25K map: TR3446
1:10K map: TR34NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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