NLM-968866: Post-Medieval Mount

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MOUNT

Unique ID: NLM-968866

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy mount. Cast concavo-convex discoid mount with a pair of opposed triangular prongs projecting from its edge. The front bears a moulded floral motif with six petals and a central boss. Traces of gilding are trapped in this decoration. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1600

Diameter: 19.2mm, Height [i.e. protrusion, clear of prongs]: 4.6mm, Weight: 4.03gms

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
Height: 4.6 mm
Weight: 4.03 g
Diameter: 19.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 2nd April 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM42362

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Decoration style: Floral
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Swinhope

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 6 days ago
Updated: 6 days ago

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