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Unique ID: PUBLIC-F51154

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval Copper alloy Mount with integral pointed lugs, dating from the 17th century. The mount has cordate openwork, a basal trefoil knop and two lugs. An identical mount is in Metal Artefacts of Antiquity Vol. I by Brian Read, No.325 page 29 and illustrated in Fig. 22 page 37. 30mm tall and 20mm wide, 12.62 mm deep, weighs 5.25g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 30 mm
Width: 20 mm
Thickness: 12.62 mm
Weight: 5.25 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 29th June 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Wendy Thompson
Identified by: Mrs Wendy Thompson

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Gravesham (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ6766
Four figure Latitude: 51.36850777
Four figure longitude: 0.39769725
1:25K map: TQ6766
1:10K map: TQ66NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting on private farmland
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

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

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