YORYM-16DB94: Post medieval spur

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Unique ID: YORYM-16DB94

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An incomplete tin plated, iron spur dating to the post medieval period. The spur consists of a curved band, expanded at its centre, from which an oval sectioned projection extends at a right angle.

The iron is corroded and the tin plating worn and silver in colour. The spur is 62.5 mm long, 44.3 mm wide and 13.4 mm thick. It weighs 20.9 g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 62.5 mm
Width: 44.3 mm
Thickness: 13.4 mm
Weight: 20.9 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Gail Hitchens
Identified by: Miss Gail Hitchens

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT: E05762

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Secondary material: Tin or tin alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Craven (District)
Parish or ward: Rylstone (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD9758
Four figure Latitude: 54.01799731
Four figure longitude: -2.04727571
1:25K map: SD9758
1:10K map: SD95NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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