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Unique ID: WILT-17C115

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Medieval copper alloy strap end, probably dating to c. AD 1200-1500. The strap end comprises of a rectangular strip of copper alloy, folded in half on the transverse axis. The plate has been perforated three times, twice at the attachment end and once centrally; all three retain separate copper alloy rivets.

Length 38.2mm; Width 19.2mm; Thickness 3.5mm; Weight 9.35g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38.2 mm
Width: 19.2 mm
Thickness: 3.5 mm
Weight: 9.35 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Wil Partridge
Identified by: Mr Wil Partridge

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5557

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Salisbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1332
Four figure Latitude: 51.08717029
Four figure longitude: -1.81576919
1:25K map: SU1332
1:10K map: SU13SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 12 days ago
Updated: 12 days ago

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