SUR-CE030D: Roman: Vessel mount

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Unique ID: SUR-CE030D

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

A Roman copper-alloy, possible vessel mount, in the form of a facing head with five groups of rounded locks, full cheeks and large eyes. The nose is damaged and the mount is broken at the neck. The mount has a flat back with file marks and a white metal coating, possibly solder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.48 g

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B17-881

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: White metal coated

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6382
Four figure Latitude: 51.53340007
Four figure longitude: -1.093133
1:25K map: SU6382
1:10K map: SU68SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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