LEIC-A05975: Late medieval copper alloy pot leg

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Unique ID: LEIC-A05975

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Late medieval copper alloy pot leg, 60mm in length, 45mm wide and 13mm thick with a weight of 170grams.

The object is rectangular in form and sub rectangular in cross section. One one face the the foot is decorated with a central triangular cross sectioned ridge running vertically towards its lower edge which extends forwards to form a splayed triangular cross sectioned foot. Dating to the period AD 1300-1600.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 60 mm
Width: 45 mm
Thickness: 13 mm
Weight: 170 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Derbyshire Dales (District)
Parish or ward: Tansley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK3160
Four figure Latitude: 53.13625959
Four figure longitude: -1.5380808
1:25K map: SK3160
1:10K map: SK36SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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