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Record ID: GLO-40C654
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
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Lead pointed oval vessica shaped seal matrix. The face is very badly worn and corroded resulting in the loss of almost all of the detail except for a recessed pellet in the centre. Also, the entire inscription has also been lost except for the vague impression of a U or W to one side. The reverse has similarly suffered from ware and corrosion. Traces of a central spine are visible that are flanked by a semi-circular arch the has a pellet in the centre. there would have been a loop at one end of the spine but this is now completely truncated.
Created on: Monday 25th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 4th March 2019
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Record ID: WAW-F0D619
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
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Roman coin: copper alloy probably barbarous radiate of an unknown Emperor (Reece period 14), dating to AD 275 to 290. Reverse type not visible but possibly Pax. Mint not visible.
Created on: Thursday 21st February 2019
Last updated: Friday 22nd February 2019
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Record ID: WAW-F0C1FE
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Roman brooch of Colchester derivative, Polden Hill (Mackreth 2011, Part 3, Group 4, flat wing ends type), c.f. Mackreth Type 4.i. Plate 47, AD c. 80-240. The copper alloy brooch has a semi-cylindrical wings decorated with a vertical groove at the outer terminals. Both upper edges of the wings show are incomplete. The axis bar, spring and pin are all missing. At the centre of the upper edge of the wings there is a trace of an integral hook. The bowhead is hump-like in profile and is decorated with a moulding on either side. The head is undecorated but from the bow there is a vertical ri…
Created on: Thursday 21st February 2019
Last updated: Friday 22nd February 2019
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Record ID: WAW-F0AA7E
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
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Medieval (late 14th to early 16th century) annular buckle pin: In plan, the copper alloy pin is a long slender rectangle with a rounded blunt tip. The opposite terminal has a fragment of a rounded penannular loop or annular loop which would be fixed around the bar of the frame. On the upper surface the pin is decorated with a transverse ridge. The surface of the pin is in fair condition and has an abraded mid-brown patina. The buckle pin measures 41.75mm long, 4.32mm wide at the loop and 5.38mm thick. It weighs 2.47g. Similar pins are illustrated in Egan and Pritchard (2002), for exam…
Created on: Thursday 21st February 2019
Last updated: Friday 22nd February 2019
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Record ID: WAW-F09976
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Medieval (12th to 15th centuries) spindle whorl: A cast lead or lead alloy spindle whorl which is sub-circular in plan and in profile is biconical. There is a central sub-circular perforation which is 8.64mm diameter. The surface of the spindle whorl is decorated on both faces, one face has two concentric ridges with transverse ridges between two rings and the outlines of triangles bordering the outer edge. The other face is decorated with a five-petalled flower, where a sixth petal is a single linear ridge. Each petal is decorated with two pellets and a pellet between each petal. The …
Created on: Thursday 21st February 2019
Last updated: Friday 22nd February 2019
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Record ID: WAW-EE4E45
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Medieval (13th century) seal matrix: The lead seal matrix is circular and a flat-backed type which is decorated with a high-relief arrow, with a pellet wither side of the central stem. At the edge, where the legend starts, and where the arrow points, there is a perforated lug. The underside of the matrix has the legend and device which has been engraved. The device depicts a fleur-de-lis. This device is within a fine linear border which separates the device from the legend. The legend reads + S : WALTER · LE · VADER The matrix measures 28.08mm long, 28.17mm long, 9.58mm thick and…
Created on: Thursday 21st February 2019
Last updated: Friday 22nd February 2019
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Record ID: GLO-A99A1C
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy pointed oval vessica shaped seal matrix that has a truncated loop on the top of the reverse. The face is finely decorated with a female figure standing in a long dress that reaches to the floor, there is a gathering of cloth in the front of her body that would be the seam of her garments, then a further gating of cloth either side which is adorned with small stamped chevrons in order to give the impression of a fur lined clothing. Her head is finely detailed with pellet eyes, a defined nose and slot mouth; surrounding her head are angled straight lines the depict a head co…
Created on: Monday 18th February 2019
Last updated: Thursday 28th February 2019
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Record ID: HESH-45F7F1
Object type: MICROLITH
Broad period: MESOLITHIC
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Seven (7) microliths, formed from snapped blades of probable Mesolithic date (6500-3500 BC). A number of the microliths have been formed from a section of blade which has been snapped obliquely to form a point - this creates a 'backed / blunted' microlith . All are broadly sub-rectangular in plan and lentoid in cross section. All have been reworked with regular evenly spaced flakes. The colour of the flint ranges from a light grey to a dark bropwn colour. The largest microlith measures: 21.8mm length, 5.9mm width, is 1.8mm thick and weighs 0.27 grams. The smallest blade measures: 9.4…
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Friday 8th March 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Pembridge', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: HESH-45DECF
Object type: BLADE
Broad period: MESOLITHIC
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
24 complete and snapped flint blades or bladlets of later Mesolithic date (6000BC - 3500BC). These blades are struck from a core and have the generic crested appearance on their dorsal faces. Many of the blades have been deliberately snapped through the removal of side notches and deliberate breaking. The underside / ventral face of each shows conchoidal rippling and some have evidence of bulb of percussion and / or striking platforms. All the blades have some form of retouch along their long edges - this is best described as being disorganised short, sub-parallel, semi-abrupt which cr…
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Friday 8th March 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Pembridge', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: GLO-43CE0C
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Silver Irish cut halfpenny of Henry III type 1a Dated to 1251-1254: crowned bust facing forwards within a double lined triangle CVS R-EX Reverse: long cross voided with three pellets in each angle ARD/ON D Mint: Dublin Moneyer: Richard
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 19th February 2019
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Record ID: GLO-432AC2
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy As of Hadrian dated to AD 117-138 (Reece 6) Obverse: laureate head facing right [...] Reverse: figure standing [...]
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 19th February 2019
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Record ID: GLO-9A144D
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy sprung dolphin brooch that has the remains of a rearwards facing hook at the top of the head that would have held the spring. Although heavily corroded the brooch does not appear to be decorated. The lower part of the bow is truncated resulting in the loss of the catch plate. Date 43-65AD
Created on: Tuesday 5th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 13th February 2019
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Record ID: GLO-86E0BC
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Silver penny of Edward I class 4d dated to 1282-1289, Obverse: Bust facing forward EDW R A[NGL] DNS HYB Reverse: Long cross with three pellets in each angle CIVI/TAS/CA[N]/TOR (pellet at start of inscription)
Created on: Monday 4th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 13th February 2019
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Record ID: WAW-1AE8FA
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman brooch of Colchester derivative, Polden Hill (Mackreth 2011, Part 3, Group 3e, Plate 46, AD c. 50-400). The copper alloy brooch has semi-cylindrical wings with incomplete perforated wing caps. The wings are undecorated but the caps are large in diameter than the wings. The axis bar, spring and pin are missing. At the centre of the upper edge of the wings/bow head there is a hook. The bowhead is slightly hump-like in profile with a vertical central ridge with a two smaller, more shallow, ridges either side. There is a moulding either side of the bow head which has radiating groove…
Created on: Wednesday 30th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 30th January 2019
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Record ID: WAW-1A2954
Object type: STIRRUP
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Probable Early Medieval (11th century) stirrup terminal: The copper alloy terminal is semi-cylindrical and the outer, convex face has moulded decoration in the form of three irregular large pellets at the mid point of the exterior. The lower edge is slightly flared, and on the reverse it is solid with a semi-circular section. The surface of the terminal is slightly abraded and has a matte mid green colour. The terminal measures 21.19mm long, 15.41mm wide, 12.37mm thick and weighs 10.3g. The stirrup terminal is probably an Anglo-Scandinavian artefact dating to the 11th century (Willi…
Created on: Wednesday 30th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 30th January 2019
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Record ID: WAW-191E3B
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman brooch of Colchester derivative, Polden Hill (Mackreth 2011, Part 3, Group 4c, Plate 46-47, AD c. 50-200). The copper alloy brooch has semi-cylindrical wings with perforated wing caps. The wings are decorated with a vertical ridge at the terminal, with fine oblique ribbing. The axis bar and spring are copper alloy with the spring forming six coils, the pin is missing. At the centre of the upper edge of the wings/bow head there is a hook supporting a chord. The bowhead is hump-like in profile with a moulding on either side. The head is decorated with a V-shaped groove which tapers…
Created on: Wednesday 30th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 30th January 2019
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Record ID: WAW-18D6A4
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman coin: A copper-alloy radiate of, Tetricus I dating to the period AD271 to 274 (Reece Period 13). SPES AVGG reverse type, depicting Spes holding a hem of dress and a flower. Unknown mint.
Created on: Wednesday 30th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 30th January 2019
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Record ID: WAW-185C04
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman coin: A silver radiate of Valerian dating to the period AD 254 to 256 (Reece Period 12). Reverse type is VICTORIA AVGG depicting Victory, winged, draped, standing left, holding wreath in right hand and palm in left hand. Minted in Rome. RIC Vol. Va, p. 48, Nos. 124-126.
Created on: Wednesday 30th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 30th January 2019
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Record ID: WAW-ECB8F8
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Iron Age coin: gold stater of the Dobunni tribe dating to AD 20- c. 43. The stater was struck under the last Dobunnic ruler, Eisu. Cf ABC 2078; BMC 3042 variant, VA 1105 variant. The BMC example was from a hoard found near Leominster, Herefordshire.
Created on: Monday 28th January 2019
Last updated: Monday 28th January 2019
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Record ID: HESH-9B0656
Object type: STRAP FITTING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Cast copper alloy strap fitting (belt mount) of probable post-medieval date (1500-1700). The strap fitting is broadly circular in plan and rectangular in profile; the edges are bevelled. The front face is decorated with a sexfoil / six petalled flower formed around a dome shaped circular boss. Between each petal is a small projecting knop and the upper surface is decorated with punched annulets and crescents. The style of the flower is similar to the Tudor rose. The reverse face of the fitting is irregular but broadly flat with a concave depression at the centre; it is undecorated. Two…
Created on: Thursday 24th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 8th March 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wellington', grid reference and parish protected.


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