IOW-1FC2F4: Post-Medieval: Mount

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MOUNT

Unique ID: IOW-1FC2F4

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

An incomplete post-Medieval copper-alloy mount (c. 1600-c. 1700).

In plan, it is oval with a pointed knop at each side. From the knops the sides taper inwards and then flare outwards to a curving terminal. The reverse is flat except for the stub of an integral spike at the terminal end.

This mount is reddish brown with green corrosion products and traces of a green patina.

Length: 29.3mm; width: 10.0mm; thickness: 1.6mm; thickness including spike: 4.2mm. Weight: 3.03g.

Compare with IOW-53602A and PUBLIC-B44769.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 29.3 mm
Width: 10 mm
Thickness: 4.2 mm
Weight: 3.03 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 10th April 2019 - Wednesday 10th April 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2019-1-75

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

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
Discovery circumstances: Club rally
Current location: Finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 8 days ago
Updated: 8 days ago

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