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Unique ID: WILT-780687

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

A complete copper alloy strap distributer, possibly dating to the post medieval period AD 1500- AD 1900.

The object consists of a broadly oval loop and a rectangular loop offset at ninety degrees, between the loops is a central circular section consisting of three raised bands. The Broadly oval loop is 25.15mm in length internally and 19.5mm wide. The rectangular loop is 18.7mm wide and 6.75mm in length.

Overall, the maximum length is 58.81mm the maximum width is 28.06mm and the weight is 35.97g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1500
Date to: Exactly AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 58.81 mm
Width: 28.06 mm
Weight: 35.97 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Grace Clark
Identified by: Miss Grace Clark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2016-97

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Manningford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1358
Four figure Latitude: 51.32095903
Four figure longitude: -1.81483554
1:25K map: SU1358
1:10K map: SU15NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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