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    • Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
    • Created by: Walter (Jo) Ahmet

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Record ID: KENT-C42C4A
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
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An incomplete Early-Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) copper-alloy 'shield-on-pin' buckle pin, likely 7th century in date. Description: The shield or plate is trapezoidal in plan, flat at the front and reverse. The front is decorated with nine punched 'dots' arranged in a triangular arrangement. aligned point up. There is an incised border around the outside. The down-turned shaft of the pin is 'D'-shaped in cross-section, flat on the reverse and narrows from the base to the point. As the pin drops towards the point there is a slight indent on its reverse. The reverse has the corroded iron rema…
Created on: Wednesday 14th November 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 14th November 2018
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Record ID: KENT-769528
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
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An Early-Medieval silver sceat of Primary Series C, of imitative tyoe, c.700-710.Abramson (2012. 51) No. 4.70. Obverse: Crude, oversized, bust right, angular ear. Legend: Runic ' ' translating as EPA. Reverse: Beaded votive standard enclosing, central annulet, crudely engraved letters, cross pattee each side. Dimensions: Diameter: 12.1mm, 1.58mm thick and Weight: 1.07g This coin shows the full inscription of Abramson (2012. 51) No. 4.70, is actually rather than , as on the obverse of Abramson (2012. 68) 12.10
Created on: Wednesday 17th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 18th October 2018
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Record ID: KENT-750AA8
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A slightly worn cast copper-alloy Finger-Ring of late Romen to Early-Medieval date c.AD 300-600. Descripion: A ring with a circular band, D-shaped in cross-section. It has a circular bezel with four clawed collett. The bezel is decorated with an incised hatched decoration forming a sunburst or floral motif around the collett. The claw is mostly empty with some evidence of a now missing dark blue setting. The band is unevenly ribbed and narrows towards its base, it has an ovoid sweeling at the base which is without decoration. The ring is patinated a light green colour. Measurements: …
Created on: Wednesday 17th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 18th October 2018
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Record ID: KENT-DCFEFE
Object type: HARNESS PENDANT
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
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A complete cast copper-alloy probable Early-Medieval harness pendant c.1000-1100. Description: The object is a flat and roughly bell-shaped and openwork plate. The plate has a suspension loop formed from a bar between two small circular knops, this forms a large D-shaped openwork loop. The knops form the terminals of a crescentic section of plate with five small circular piercings. From the concentric plate emanates two horse/beast heads with arching necks, they reconnect roughly at their 'manes; creating an ovoid openwork section, this is flanked by two circular holes. between the co…
Created on: Wednesday 10th October 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 10th October 2018
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Record ID: KENT-24951D
Object type: SCABBARD
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A late Early-Medieval to Medieval copper-alloy chape from the end of a scabbard, c.850-1200 Description: The chape is triangular in shape and made from one piece of copper-alloy folded in half leaving one open side and an opening at the top. Both sides of the chape have a simple open-work of three pierced circles. The openwork decoration is accentuated with incised lines adding to a knotwork effect, the edges of the chape have been shaped into a series of angular projections rather than left as a straight edge. The folded side has two rectangular cut outs continuing the open-work styl…
Created on: Monday 1st October 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 3rd October 2018
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Record ID: KENT-C0B0AD
Object type: STRAP END
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
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An incomplete cast copper-alloy near complete early-medieval strap-end of Tomas Class B type 1, c.AD 775-950. Description: The strap-end is formed by a long narrow piece of copper split at the attachment end with two rivet holes, but it is incomplete. With even parallel sides, tapering slightly towards the zoomorphic terminal. The terminal is simply formed with crescent eyes and a short blunt tapering snout. The main body of the strap-end with transverse incised decoration, two bands of three incised lines just behind the head, another group by the attachment end. Other incised elemen…
Created on: Thursday 27th September 2018
Last updated: Thursday 27th September 2018
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Record ID: KENT-BFE477
Object type: PIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A fragment of probable Early-Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) copper-alloy polyhedral headed pin (700-900). Hinton 1996: 20, fig. 8, type Ac1ii/Ac2ii. Description: The head of the pin is multi-faceted and roughly globular. The shaft is largely missing due to a fresh break. The head has a overlapping stamped ring-and-dot motif including one at the apex. The small part of the shaft is circular in cross-section with a diameter of 2.1mm.This pin has a mottled colour light green to light brown Measurements: 20.21mm high, 19.03mm in diameter and 3.18g in weight. Discussion: From IOW-4C38B6 'This de…
Created on: Wednesday 26th September 2018
Last updated: Thursday 27th September 2018
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Record ID: KENT-51CAAB
Object type: BRIDLE BIT
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cast copper-alloy Early-Medieval harness bit link of Anglo-Scandinavian attribution, dating to c. AD 1000-1150. Description: The fitting consists of a central bar, D-shaped in cross section, terminating in on circular loop with three knops on the outside edge and substantial internal bevelling. at the other is a probable plain loop of either circular or ovoid form, now incomplete with some bevelling on the internal circumference. The slightly smaller of the two preceded by a thick collar, also D-shaped in cross section although the back is slightly concave. The break on …
Created on: Friday 21st September 2018
Last updated: Friday 2nd November 2018
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Record ID: KENT-5191A8
Object type: HARNESS FITTING
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete worn cast Early-Medieval copper alloy four-way harness link. Description: The fitting consists of four flat rectangular arms oriented evenly around a flat pierced central boss, two of which survive and terminates in an oval suspension loop with three knops evenly set around their outer edge. Each of the arms are D-shaped in cross-section with bevelled sides rounding off the upper corners. The underside of the suspension terminal has not been finished and remains rough. The boss has broken across its' width hence the missing arms All the breaks are worn but differentially…
Created on: Friday 21st September 2018
Last updated: Thursday 27th September 2018
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Record ID: KENT-4FC763
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An Early Medieval (Anglo Saxon) silver penny of Burgred, King of Mercia (AD852 - 874), Moneyer Cenred, mint uncertain Rochester or London?. North (1994) No.426. Measurements: diameter: 19.48mm, 1.11mm thick and weight: 1.18g.
Created on: Friday 21st September 2018
Last updated: Thursday 27th September 2018
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Record ID: KENT-10C251
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A lead spindle whorl of possible Early Medieval to post-Medieval date. Description: The spindle whorl is circular in plan and D-shaped in cross section. The central suspension hole is 10.2mm in diameter. The whorl and is an off grey-white colour. Measurements: 30.85mm in diameter, 9.62mm thick and 41.83g in weight Discussion: Walton Rogers (in the Flixborough volume and York Fasicules) classifies spindle whorls with D-shaped cross-sections as class A1 and dates them to c. AD500-1000. The central hole is over 10mm which would suggest a date later Saxon. It should be noted that who…
Created on: Thursday 6th September 2018
Last updated: Thursday 6th September 2018
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Record ID: KENT-AE7FE8
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete and worn debased silver Early-Medieval silver penny of Aethelred I (865 - 871). Lunette type dating c.AD 865-871, minted by the moneyer Lang. North (1994) No. 622, BMC i. About a third of the coin is missing and some green showing through would suggest soem copper adulteration of the silver content. Measurements: 19.52mm in diameter, 1.02mm thick and 0.82g in weight.
Created on: Monday 20th August 2018
Last updated: Friday 24th August 2018
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Record ID: KENT-18C99F
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cast Early-Medieval copper-alloy single loop ovoid buckle circa sixth century date. Description: The frame is roughly ovoid with a narrowed offset strap-bar. It is missing its pin. The hoop is D shape in section and the buckle without decoration. The frame is circular in cross-section. The buckle is an off grey colour with some mottled green patination. Parts of the frame have become flakey. Measurements: Width: 33.5 mm, length 19.5mm, Thickness: 5.2mm and Weight: 13.28g. Discussion: These buckles fits Marzinzik's (2003) Type I.5 and Hines and Bayliss (2013) Type BU2…
Created on: Monday 13th August 2018
Last updated: Monday 13th August 2018
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Record ID: KENT-17277D
Object type: STIRRUP
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A near complete cast copper-alloy Anglo-Scandinavian Stirrup Strap Mount belonging to Williams (1997) Class A, Type 1. Description: The mount is of flat and sub-pentagonal in plan, with all edges barring the base are curved giving it a bell-shaped appearance. At the apex is a projecting lobe with a fixing hole aligned to it but in the main body of the mount. Along the outside edges are four additional projecting lobes aligned parallel to each other, one pair at the top and one pair lower. The upper surface of the mount an incised decorative motif, although the design is unclear due to…
Created on: Monday 13th August 2018
Last updated: Thursday 15th November 2018
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Record ID: KENT-F9C066
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An Early-Medieval silver sceat of transitional Series D 2c, continental runic type. Dating c.700-715. Probably minted in the Netherlands. Abramson (2012. 58) No.8.10. Obverse: Radiate Bust right, runes before chevron bared A behind (lozenge shaped diadem tie?) . Pyramid neck. Reverse: Central cross, bold pellets in angles, blundered legend around, cross above. Dimensions: diameter: 11.99mm; weight: 1.19g
Created on: Friday 6th July 2018
Last updated: Thursday 12th July 2018
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Record ID: KENT-B66422
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Psuedo-Imperial tremissis of Anastasius I (AD 491-518). Obverse: D N ANASTA-SIVS P F AVC, Diademed and cuirassed bust in paludamentum right, diadem tie disconnected from diadem, star above head. Reverse: VICTORIA AVGVSTORVII, Victory walking right looking left holding wreath and globe cruciger. Mintmark: - *//COIIOƆ. This is probably a Pseudo-Imperial issue from unclear mint, for the official issue of Anastasius from Constantinople cf. MIBE, p.84, no. 12. Measurements: 15.2mm in diameter, 1.06mm thick and 1.39g in weight.
Created on: Tuesday 3rd July 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 3rd July 2018
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Record ID: KENT-A15252
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Early-Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) silver sceat, of primary Series C2ii, Type I, Abramson (2012) No. 4.30. Dating c.AD 700-710. Obverse with 'ᚨᛈᚨ', translating as 'APA', runic inscription. Beaded votive standard, tufa, central annulet and Ts at outer angles, crosses to sides reverse type. Ovoid flan. Measurements: 11.67mm in diameter, 1.84mm thick and 1.12g in weight.
Created on: Wednesday 20th June 2018
Last updated: Monday 2nd July 2018
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Record ID: KENT-78BC77
Object type: HANGING BOWL
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Early-Medieval 'Celtic' hanging bowl hooked escutcheon, likely dating to the 7th century AD. Description: The object is discoidal with a a hooked attachment at its apex. This hook is convex on its upper face and with flat sides it has a slight recess on its underside. The main body of the mount is circular with champleve enamel cell work form from two groups of alternating four wide triangle and thin triangles. The wide triangles form a cross patee shape. Within the triangles is enamel which survives as a light green colour. The enamel in the recessed area around the triang…
Created on: Monday 18th June 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 20th June 2018
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Record ID: KENT-77CF2E
Object type: STRAP END
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A worn, near complete copper-alloy Anglo-Scandinavian strap-end, dating c.AD 1000-1125. Description: The strap-end consists of a narrow body with a bifurcated attachment-end which survies almost intact, although one of the bifurcated sides has snaped slightly across in the rivet hole. The terminal end survives with the body narrowing but thickening and changing shape in cross-section from the attachment end towars the terminal end the half-round split-end. The terminal is in the form of a zoomorphic beast's head, the type defines this as being seen from the side, although in actualit…
Created on: Monday 18th June 2018
Last updated: Friday 6th July 2018
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Record ID: KENT-3D208B
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Early-Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) copper-alloy disc brooch (c. 450-550 AD). Description: The brooch is flat and circular with heavily abraded edges. On the front there is a large incised ring-and-dot motif at the centre, made up of three concentric circles with a central indentation. The rear face has a standard single pin lug and catchplate arrangment. Both the pin lug and the catchplate are heavily worn and incomplete, with the lug having broken across the piercing. The pin itself does not survive, save for iron corrosion around the loop. The brooch has a mottled dull green…
Created on: Friday 15th June 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 2nd October 2018
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