LEIC-C9F590: Undated probable belt mount

Rights Holder: Leicestershire County Council
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Unique ID: LEIC-C9F590

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

Post Medieval copper alloy belt mount, 52mm in length, 23mm wide and 4mm thick with a weight of 10.31grams.

The mount is oval in form and sub rectangular in cross section. It consists of a slightly convex oval plate which has a faint foliate pattern all over it. It has a small sub circular fixing loop at one edge and a D cross sectioned attachment loop at the other. The reverse side has traces of possible iron or leather still attached to it.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 52 mm
Width: 23 mm
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 10.31 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Harborough (District)
Parish or ward: Owston and Newbold (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7807
Four figure Latitude: 52.65512742
Four figure longitude: -0.84835157
1:25K map: SK7807
1:10K map: SK70NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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