YORYM-DB1E1A: Post-Medieval : Unidentified Object

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UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: YORYM-DB1E1A

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

Two fragments of a high tinned copper-alloy unidentified object of uncertain date.

The larger fragment was in two pieces when found but has been glued back together by the finder. It is sub-rectangular in plan, tapering from one end to the other, with a faceted curved section.

Dimensions: 50.6mm x 13.3mm x 1.8mm; 6.6g.

The smaller fragment is also sub-rectangular in plan, tapering from one end to the other, with a more defined faceted curved section. Moulded transverse banding decorates one terminal.

Dimensions: 31.8mm x 13.8mm x 1.7mm; 6.3g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1700
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 12.9 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05656

Materials and construction

Primary material: Tin or tin alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Stamford Bridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7154
Four figure Latitude: 53.977196
Four figure longitude: -0.91894248
1:25K map: SE7154
1:10K map: SE75SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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