IOW-243443: Unknown: Ring (uncertain function)

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RING

Unique ID: IOW-243443

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

A complete copper-alloy ring of Unknown date and uncertain function.

The frame is circular in plan and sub-oval in cross-section. It is bevelled internally on both faces.

This ring is corroded and pitted in places and has a patchy shiny brown patina.

Outer diameter: 20.2mm; inner diameter: 10.omm; thickness: 4.5mm. Weight: 6.83g.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.5 mm
Weight: 6.83 g
Diameter: 20.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 20th June 2018 - Wednesday 20th June 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2018-7-180

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Club rally
Current location: Finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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