NLM-8611B5: Undated Copper Alloy Offcut Strip

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Unique ID: NLM-8611B5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy possible offcut. A cast rectangular section strip, cut at one end, probably with shears, and broken at the other; folded. A black surface appears overall. Suggested date: Unknown, Roman-Medieval, 43-1500.

Length (as found): 38.5mm, Width: 5.5mm, Thickness: 2.5mm, Weight: 6.96gms

Class: Copper alloy

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38.5 mm
Width: 5.5 mm
Thickness: 2.5 mm
Weight: 6.96 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 31st July 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39924

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 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: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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