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SUR-1476AD: Medieval or post medieval: Unidentified object

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
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MOUNT

Unique ID: SUR-1476AD

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

A fragment of a Medieval to Post Medieval possibly annular object, perhaps a mount, with a hollow back and which is C-shaped in section. The object is decorated with a single incised line with repeating Vs. A single copper alloy rivet cuts through the decoration.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 8.3 mm
Thickness: 3.69 mm
Weight: 4.46 g

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: 16-1594

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Reigate and Banstead (District)
Parish or ward: Salfords and Sidlow (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2444
Four figure Latitude: 51.18179261
Four figure longitude: -0.22728358
1:25K map: TQ2444
1:10K map: TQ24SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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