SUR-A8F5EA: Post medieval: Dress fastener

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DRESS FASTENER (DRESS)

Unique ID: SUR-A8F5EA

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

A Post Medieval lead-alloy trefoil-shaped dress fastener with three domes, decorated with floral or foliate shapes. The fastener retains the stub of a copper alloy hook and has a separate loop missing from the back. Read no.251 etc.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19.18 mm
Width: 16.69 mm
Weight: 7.49 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 17-817

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Secondary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Tandridge (District)
Parish or ward: Woldingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ3555
Four figure Latitude: 51.27815772
Four figure longitude: -0.06585549
1:25K map: TQ3555
1:10K map: TQ35NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: SUR
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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