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LIN-8A9555: A Medieval stud

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STUD

Unique ID: LIN-8A9555

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

An incomplete copper alloy stud dating to the Medieval to Post Medieval periods (c. AD 1200-1600). The stud has circular, domed head with concave underside, and a square-sectioned shank whose point is missing. The stud is undecorated and has a light green patina.

The overall dimensions are as follows: 6.39mm in length, 10.68mm in width and 0.65g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 6.39 mm
Width: 10.68 mm
Weight: 0.65 g

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Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Bullington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0978
Four figure Latitude: 53.28776855
Four figure longitude: -0.36636351
1:25K map: TF0978
1:10K map: TF07NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
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: LIN
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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