LEIC-DF8AA3: Late Medieval to post Medieval copper alloy vessel foot

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Unique ID: LEIC-DF8AA3

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Late Medieval to Post medieval copper alloy vessel foot, 26mm long, 21mm wide and 14mm thick with a weight of 29.51g.

The foot has a sub rectangular form and semi-circular cross section. It widens slightly towards the base where its swells in all directions. It broadly fits FRG Datasheet 41 types b-c, but is more worn/undefined.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1450
Date to: Exactly AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 26 mm
Width: 21 mm
Thickness: 14 mm
Weight: 29.51 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Grimston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6921
Four figure Latitude: 52.78217958
Four figure longitude: -0.97844012
1:25K map: SK6921
1:10K map: SK62SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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