LEIC-F91A83: Medieval copper alloy strap end, 1100-1500?

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Unique ID: LEIC-F91A83

Object type certainty: Certain
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Early Medieval or Medieval copper alloy strap end, Length: 22 mm, width: 12 mm, thickness: 4 mm, weight: 2.74 g

The object is in poor condition and is sub rectangular in form and rectangular in section. It has a fkat upper edge with sides that turn inwards forming a pointed terminal. It is decorated with a single rectangular cross sectioned ridge running vertically down its centre.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 700
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 22 mm
Width: 12 mm
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 2.74 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Huntingdonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Kings Ripton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL2676
Four figure Latitude: 52.36757071
Four figure longitude: -0.15082
1:25K map: TL2676
1:10K map: TL27NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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