LEIC-D4FD9E: Medieval copper alloy strap end

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STRAP END

Unique ID: LEIC-D4FD9E

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Medieval copper alloy strap end fragment, 21mm in length, 17mm wide and 2mm thick with a weight of 2.93grams.

The fragment is part of the central frame of a three part strap end. The object consists of the lower central part and has a crescentric shaped and rectangular cross sectioned incomplete plate. In teh centre of its outer rounded edge it has an 'acorn' shaped terminal which has a D shaped cross section and has a rounded collar where it joins the plate. On the opposite side of the plate is a corresponding small rectangular shaped and cross sectioned projection.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21 mm
Width: 17 mm
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.93 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

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Huntingdonshire (District)
To be known as: Huntingdonshire

Spatial coordinates


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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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