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Unique ID: SUR-BCF9D2
Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A silver-plated cast copper alloy figure, 24.7mm in length, probably from the end of a spoon or other type of decorative object. The figure wears late 16th century style dress, with a cloak draped across the back and holds a scroll in its right hand. It's left hand rests upon a large axe. The head, which has a pronounced ruff around the neck, appears to be in the form of a bare skull. The figure stands on a lozengiform plinth, with a drilled hole for a mounting pin or other attachment in the base. Circa 19th century.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Length: 24.7 mm
Width: 9 mm
Thickness: 6.7 mm
Weight: 3.97 g
Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 24th October 2019
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4 Figure: SU7646
Four figure Latitude: 51.20816111
Four figure longitude: -0.91343398
1:25K map: SU7646
1:10K map: SU74NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.
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