NLM-29CB9B: Unidentified and Undated Object fragment

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UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: NLM-29CB9B

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

Copper alloy unidentified object fragment. A corroded, encrusted and probably burnt object fragment comprising a plate which is cast or bent to achieve a right-angle, with a pair of long rivets which appear to pass through the plate with their longer ends flattened against it, possibly attaching another component. Suggested date: Unknown, Roman to Post-Medieval, 43-1800.

Length: 17.1mm, Width: 9.8mm, Thickness: 7.2mm, Weight: 2.85gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.1 mm
Width: 9.8 mm
Thickness: 7.2 mm
Weight: 2.85 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 14th November 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM34679

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: near Gainsborough

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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