DOR-B03EBC: Post Medieval spoon

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Unique ID: DOR-B03EBC

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A broken and incomplete pewter spoon. It has a rounded oval bowl without a maker's stamp. The stem does not readily conjoin with the bowl. The stem is a tapering to the broken terminal. It has an irregular hexagonal cross section.
Date: Post Medieval - 1650 - 1800
Dimensions: Stem: 64.52 mm x 6.52 mm x 3.32 mm Bowl: 57.48 mm x 43.12 mm x 1.07 mm
Weight: Stem: 4.40 g Bowl: 13.19 g

Class: Composite

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1650
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 017289

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: Purbeck (District)
Parish or ward: Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY8093
Four figure Latitude: 50.73626409
Four figure longitude: -2.2847769
1:25K map: SY8093
1:10K map: SY83SW
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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