LIN-56E023: Post-medieval copper alloy dress hook

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DRESS HOOK

Unique ID: LIN-56E023

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete cast copper alloy dress hook dating to the post-medieval period (c. AD 1500-1550). The dress hook has a circular domed plate, an incomplete trapezoidal loop and the remains of the hook. The central domed plate is decorated with a bust in relief. Read (2008) Class E Type 3.

Class: Read (2008) Class E Type 3

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20 mm
Width: 13 mm
Weight: 1.73 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Chapel St. Leonards (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF5572
Four figure Latitude: 53.22243931
Four figure longitude: 0.32022994
1:25K map: TF5572
1:10K map: TF57SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: LIN
Created: 4 days ago
Updated: 4 days ago

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