WAW-776ED5: Medieval mount (plan and reverse).

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Unique ID: WAW-776ED5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval (13th-14th century) copper alloy mount, comprising a stamped bow which comprises three vertical ribs with a rivet hole in the centre. Either side there are three horizontal ribs. The mount is slightly domed. The rivet hole has the remains of a copper alloy rivet.

The surface has a shiny mid to dark green patina.

The mount measures 14.87mm long, 9.82mm wide, 4.82mm thick and weighs 0.46g.

IOW-C6BF66, HAMP-E86B97, and CAM-E645FB are all similar.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 14.87 mm
Width: 9.82 mm
Thickness: 4.82 mm
Weight: 0.46 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st November 2016 - Tuesday 31st January 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Enstone (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3724
Four figure Latitude: 51.91330814
Four figure longitude: -1.46349818
1:25K map: SP3724
1:10K map: SP32SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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