IOW-0BD673: Post-Medieval Mount

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MOUNT

Unique ID: IOW-0BD673

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete and corroded post-Medieval copper-alloy mount (c. 1600-c. 1700).

One end is missing and the edges are abraded.

This mount is lozenge-shaped in plan and particularly small. It is convex at the front and flat at the rear. There is possibly a design at the front but it is unclear. The rear face has the stubs of two integral rivets or spikes, one at each end. These are circular in cross-section.

This mount is reddish brown at the front with traces of a white metal coating and green at the rear.

Length: 17.0mm; width: 7.6mm; thickness: 1.2mm; thickness including stubs: 3.0mm. Weight: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxg.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17 mm
Width: 7.6 mm
Thickness: 3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 29th May 2016 - Sunday 29th May 2016

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2016-2-214

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: White metal coated

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Club rally
Current location: Finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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