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Unique ID: GLO-223667

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy roman finger ring that has a flat lozenge shaped bezel with a recessed interior which is filled with blue enamel, in the centre is a raised ring that also has blue enamel in its centre. The shoulders are triangular with a transverse grove at the top but are truncated near their base resulting in the loss of about 70% of the hoop.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 100
Date to: Circa AD 300

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19 mm
Height: 7 mm
Width: 10 mm
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.78 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 20th December 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment
Surface Treatment: Inlaid with enamel

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Hurstbourne Priors (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4646
Four figure Latitude: 51.21135951
Four figure longitude: -1.34284682
1:25K map: SU4646
1:10K map: SU44NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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