GLO-368E0B: GLO-368E0B Post medieval posy ring

Rights Holder: Bristol City Council
CC License:


Rights Holder: Bristol City Council
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

FINGER RING

Unique ID: GLO-368E0B

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

Gold finger ring with a D-shape cross-section hoop. The flat inside is engraved with the inscription As god decreed so woe agreed. The outside curved edge is undecorated.

Discussion: The style of the lettering is consistent with rings from the 17th century. Posy rings.

Class: posy
Inscription: As god decreed so woe agreed

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1650
Date to: Circa AD 1735

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 7 mm
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 11.51 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 17th July 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Sedgemoor (District)
Parish or ward: Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST3050
Four figure Latitude: 51.24486063
Four figure longitude: -3.00423536
1:25K map: ST3050
1:10K map: ST35SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: GLO-171AFA
Object type: FINGER RING
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Gold finger ring with a D-shape cross-section hoop. The flat inside is engraved with the inscription 'As god decreed foe wee agreed' with the…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: GLO-FDC1D8
Object type: FINGER RING
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
gold finger ring, D-shape cross-section hoop. The outside curved edge is undecorated, the flat inside is engraved with I LIKE MY. CHOICH.' No…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: GLO-FC4AB9
Object type: FINGER RING
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Silver-gilt posy finger ring with a thick D-shape cross-section hoop. The flat inner hoop is engraved with the inscription * MY x TRVST x IS …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.