NLM-55AB5D: Unidentified and Undated Object fragment

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Unique ID: NLM-55AB5D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy unidentified and undated object. A small crumpled scrap of copper alloy, possibly sheet metal. Abraded, with relict traces of patina; kindly suggested to be a possible Roman coin fragment by the finder, but perhaps rather thin for this. Suggested date: Unknown, Roman to Medieval, 43-1500

Length: 17.4mm, Thickness: 1.0mm, Weight: 0.94gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.4 mm
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.94 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 21st October 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM40784

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Blyborough

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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