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    • Created: Tuesday 17th June 2014

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Record ID: BERK-0B8ABF
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete copper alloy Roman brooch of the Colchester brooch, dating to the period AD 25-60. The spring and pin is missing as is most of the catchplate, and the rounded bow is now bent and distorted. A similar example can be seen in Hattatt (2007:297) no 1455.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Monday 5th October 2015
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Record ID: BERK-0B6DB4
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy dupondius or as of Faustina Junior, dating to the period AD 145-175.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: BERK-0B42E5
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy radiate of Claudius II, a commemorative issue struck after his death in AD 270. RIC 266.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: BERK-0B150C
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A cut-half of a worn silver denarius, possibly of Marcus Aurelius and dating to the period AD 161-180. Unclear reverse.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: BERK-0AD99C
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete but worn silver halfpenny of Charles I (AD 1625-1649), dating to the period AD 1625-1642. Spink 2006 no. 2851. N 2274.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: BERK-0AA6F2
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete but worn copper alloy cup-shaped trade weight of the post-medieval period. There are no makers' or issuers' marks or stamps visible. There is the remains of a concreted white material within the weight. This is likely to be a single example from a nested set of weights of differing sizes which were used to weigh gold and silver in the form of coin, small objects or scrap metal or other precious materials. Similar weights are illustrated in Biggs p.16 and are dated to the 16th - 18th century.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: BERK-0A85D2
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete silver penny, probably of Edward I (AD 1272-1307), Class 10cf dating to the period AD 1305-1310. Mint of London. North 1040-1043.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: IOW-0A7E3E
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete and worn post-Medieval silver groat of Mary (1553-1554), minted at London. Privy mark: pomegranate (North 1991: 126, ref: 1960). Obverse: MARIA D G ANG FRA Z HIB REGI (annulet stops); Crowned bust left Reverse: VERITA/S TEM/PORIS/FILIA (Truth, the daughter of Time); Long cross fourchée over royal shield Diameter: 23.1mm. Weight: 1.61g. DA=12:7. North, J.J. 1991. English Hammered Coinage, Volume II, Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662. Spink & Son, London.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 18th June 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BERK-0A565B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete silver halfpenny of Henry VI (AD 1422 to AD 1461), minted in Calais between AD 1422 and AD 1427. Annulet issue. Withers type A.2. North type 1435.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: PUBLIC-0A475B
Object type: DRESS FASTENER (DRESS)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Post-Medieval (1500 -1700) copper alloy hooked tag of Read Class A Type 2 (oval, with three attachment loops), with the attachment loop at the apex missing. The fastener is flat with an integral hook at one end separated from the main plate by a slightly widened collar. The hook is blunt and formed of a flat rectangular tongue bent backwards against the plate. The two surviving attachment loops are trefoil in shape and situated roughly halfway along the length of the plate. The surface of the plate is undecorated, but has traces of a coating of white metal, probably tin. …
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Saturday 5th January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Alresford', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BERK-0A37EC
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A worn but complete silver sixpence of Elizabeth I (AD 1558-1603). The coin is quite worn around the initial mark on either face, however it appears the initial mark may be a bell, which would date the coin to AD 1582-1583. Mint of London. North 1997.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: WAW-0A35CF
Object type: KNIFE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Worcestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post Medieval (16th century) knife cap terminal: copper alloy terminal in plan is an asymmetrical cross with one terminal being an incomplete circular loop. Each face is decorated with a saltire. The opposite terminal has a slot which is filled with traces of an iron tag. The surface of the knife cap is abraded. In length the knife cap is 16.57mm, 12.51mm wide and 6.24mm thick. It weighs 4g. End-caps such as this example are dated to the 16th century (Geake, H. 2001 Finds Recording Guide 1.1 unpublished).
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 4th December 2014
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Record ID: BERK-0A20F6
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy annular double looped buckle dating to the late Medieval to early Post Medieval period. The buckle is missing its pin, while the frame is moulded in the form of a five-petalled flower where the slightly irregular petals all have a concave central dip. These buckles date from c. AD 1450-1550.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: WAW-0A1E64
Object type: COIN WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Worcestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post Medieval (16th to 17th centuries) copper-alloy coin weight: It is flat and square in plan with abraded surfaces. The obverse depicts possibly St Michael with a halo spearing a dragon to the right. The reverse is too abraded to see if there was a depiction or not. This coin weight measures 11.74mm in length, 11.34mm in width, 1.58mm in thickness, 1.2g in weight. Withers comments that square brass weights are from Germany or the Low Countries, with those without a reverse are probably German and date to the 16th to 17th centuries. Withers P. & B.R. Lions, Ships and Angels …
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 4th December 2014
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Record ID: BERK-0A0785
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete copper alloy Roman plate brooch with glass inset, dating to the second - mid third century AD. The brooch is circular in plan with a large cone-shaped blue glass inset in the centre. Around this is a recessed field decorated with wavy linears around the circumference. The outer rim is slightly raised. On the revers the remains of the pin lug and catchplate are retained. Iron corrosion around the lug show an iron pin was used. A direct comparison can be seen in Hattatt (2007:364) no. 639.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Monday 5th October 2015
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Record ID: PUBLIC-09E8F9
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cast copper alloy single-loop medieval buckle frame with integral plate, possibly a spur buckle, missing its iron pin. The buckle frame is oval in shape and has a triangular lipped pin rest with central notch. The corroded iron remains of the pin are apprent in the piercing in the integral plate, where the pin would have rotated. The loop has a maximum internal diameter of 11.23mm. The integral plate retains a copper alloy rivet with a retaining copper alloy (of a different alloy) circular washer. When originally found, a dark organic material was noted behind the washer …
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 28th August 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Alresford', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BERK-09E1C9
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete gold finger ring of the post-medieval period. The finger ring is now distorted and comprises a bent strip of gold rather than a loop; on one side of the hoop, in its present form the outer surface, there is a continuous band of black letter style decoration. However this does not form an inscription as is seen on posy rings, more it is a continuous line of 'I' like letters around the circumference. There are no other marks or inscriptions. The ring is probably 17th or 18th century in date, c. AD 1650-1750. Black letter script was used in the medieval and post-medieval pe…
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: WAW-09D767
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Probable Post Medieval cast lead uniface token. The token carries a design consisting of a triple stranded cross. The reverse is undecorated. The surface is a matte yellow/cream colour. The token measures 18.4mm long, 17.97mm wide, and weighs 2.6g. This is a Powell Type 12. Lead tokens had a wide variety of potential uses such as use as tallies, gaming pieces, tickets, weights, etc. and are believed to have been locally produced; they are therefore difficult to date precisely. Those carrying initials are generally deemed to be Post Medieval in date (1500-1850 AD), those which seem …
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 19th August 2014
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Record ID: BERK-09B6BD
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A cast copper alloy double-looped buckle of post-medieval date (AD 1550-1650). The buckle frame is incomplete; one loop and a third of the second is missing due to an old break. The frame of the buckle is decorated with a series of cast pattern comprising rose or rosette like flowers on the frame and scroll or vegetal like tendril scrolls on the body and small knops on the outer edge. The design is also heavily gilded. Similar examples to this buckle can be seen in Whitehead (1996:66), specifically no. 411 which is almost identical to this example; Whitehead dates these to the early p…
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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Record ID: BERK-099715
Object type: KEY (LOCKING)
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy casket key dating to the medieval period. The key has a lozenge shaped bow with drilled aperture, a solid oval section stem, and a simple rectangular bit with one cleft in its front edge, below a pointed end to the stem. Suggested date: Medieval, 1200-1400.
Created on: Tuesday 17th June 2014
Last updated: Thursday 19th June 2014
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