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Unique ID: SUR-46DF13

Object type certainty: Probably
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Copper alloy crotal bell, post medieval in date. The object, which weighs 6.4g and is 20.7mm in diameter lacks openings and is comprised of two semi spherical halves and a suspension loop. No clapper or rattling element is evident.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 24 mm
Weight: 6.4 g
Diameter: 20.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 12th November 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Preston Candover (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5840
Four figure Latitude: 51.15632314
Four figure longitude: -1.17203913
1:25K map: SU5840
1:10K map: SU54SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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