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Unique ID: WILT-4870DB

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete Lead alloy object of probable Post-Medieval or Modern date, c. AD 1700-1900. The object is C-shaped in plan, with original internal and external edges, but terminating in old breaks at either end. Towards one end the fragment expands in width and tapers in thickness, and is probably almost complete. It is triangular in cross section, with a beveled exterior edge. This face is decorated in low relief, stippled with pellets within two raised borders, the other faces are undecorated.

It is 21.60mm in length (approximating to the diameter of the original item), the central opening is c10.50mm in diameter, and the hoop widens from 5.28mm at one break to 10.51mm at the other. It weighs 3.35g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.35 g
Diameter: 21.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jane Hanbidge
Identified by: Mrs Jane Hanbidge

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5368

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Salisbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1332
Four figure Latitude: 51.08717029
Four figure longitude: -1.81576919
1:25K map: SU1332
1:10K map: SU13SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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