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Unique ID: SOMDOR-705D51

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

Fragment of cast, copper alloy vessel. Fragment from the body just below a flaring rim. Some external sooting. Probably from a cauldron.

Class: Cauldron
Sub class: Copper alloy

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 77.33 mm
Width: 37.31 mm
Thickness: 4.24 mm
Weight: 47.33 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st September 2004

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Winterborne Kingston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY8797
Four figure Latitude: 50.772435
Four figure longitude: -2.185726
1:25K map: SY8797
1:10K map: SY87NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: SOMDOR
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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