NLM-B22D5A: Post-Medieval Vessel Repair Clip

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VESSEL

Unique ID: NLM-B22D5A

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy vessel repair. A fragment of sheet metal of thickness0.7mm which is sharply folded twice to form a repair clip for a wooden vessel. The side featuring the flaps at either end of the sheet bears a matt black coating. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1600.

Length: 16.6mm, Width: 13.0mm, Thickness (overall as found): 4.2mm, Weight: 1.41gms

Class: Repair Clip

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: 16.6 mm
Width: 13 mm
Thickness: 4.2 mm
Weight: 1.41 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 16th January 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM38410

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Black coated

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Faldingworth

Spatial coordinates


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: NLM
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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