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DRESS HOOK

Unique ID: SUR-28EFAD

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy cast one piece dress hook, with a convex domed boss with moulded relief decoration in the form of an IHC Christogram in lombardic script, surrounded by a cabled border. The loop, which would have been trapezoidal, is missing. As Read (2008) p91, number 310.

Class: Read Class E, Type 3.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 32.9 mm
Height: 6.5 mm
Width: 12.5 mm
Thickness: 1.9 mm
Weight: 1.25 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 16th February 2019

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Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Uttlesford (District)
Parish or ward: Little Hallingbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL5117
Four figure Latitude: 51.83120879
Four figure longitude: 0.18997035
1:25K map: TL5117
1:10K map: TL51NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Read, B. 2008 Hooked-Clasps and Eyes Langport Portcullis Publishing

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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