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Unique ID: WILT-17F6FA

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Post-Medieval copper alloy strap fitting, probably dating to AD 1600-1700. The fitting comprises of a sub-triangular plate, with one cusped end, with two semi-circular lobes, and with a slightly flanged lunate element projecting from both of the converging sides. Two integral prongs projects from the reverse, bent to form a sub-rectangular loop. The front of the plate is decorated with a motif comprising of punched annulets.

Length 24.4mm; Width 17.3mm; Thickness 6.5mm; weight 4.18g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 24.4 mm
Width: 17.3 mm
Thickness: 6.5 mm
Weight: 4.18 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: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: 11 days ago
Updated: 11 days ago

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