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Record ID: NMGW-98C821
Object type: PALSTAVE
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Middle Bronze Age bronze palstave The palstave is looped and is of (group III) low-flanged (broad-blade) form, probably of Type Sleaford (Schmidt & Burgess, 1981, pp 136) , belonging to the Taunton or the corresponding Cemmaes tradition in Wales. Taunton / Cemmaes metalworking falls within Needham's (1996) Period 5, c. 1500 - 1150 BC. The palstave is complete and has an overall length of 163mm and weighs 494.8g. The butt is square and irregular with a width of 20.7mm and has a thickness of 4.0mm. The sides are slightly convex as far as the stop and are then straight and divergent befo…
Created on: Tuesday 16th May 2006
Last updated: Thursday 3rd August 2017
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Record ID: NMGW-CF16C3
Object type: PALSTAVE
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Middle Bronze Age copper alloy looped palstave probably dating to c. 1400-1275 BC. The palstave is complete and has an overall length of 124.85mm. The butt is straight, with a width of 19.76mm and is comparatively thick with a thickness of 5.6mm. The sides are straight and parallel as far as the blade and have a width of 22.7mm. Casting seams are evident on both sides and have been finished. The loop is intact and is a little irregular with a length of 22.32mm (4.72mm internal), a height of 8.30mm and a thickness of 7.49mm. The flanges begin from the septum, before the butt and rea…
Created on: Thursday 5th January 2006
Last updated: Wednesday 30th August 2017
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Record ID: NMGW-A4EC27
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Decorative copper alloy mount for a belt or harness. A quatrefoil flat symmetrical mount decorated with a four armed cross design, with central lozenge. The mount probably dates to the 16th or 17th century. There were two attachment rivets on the reverse, both now broken. Areas of the surface have corroded.
Created on: Friday 1st August 2003
Last updated: Thursday 24th February 2011
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Record ID: NMGW-F8EBA1
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Medieval copper alloy belt mount probably dating to the 2nd half of the 14th century The belt mount is complete and is of bar-mount form and has two smaller terminal lobes, flanking a central lobe (with a length of 18.1mm and a weight of 1.0g). The two smaller terminal lobes (4.8mm & 5.0mm wide and 1.8mm deep) are perforated to take separate attachment rivets for securing the mount, one of which remains in place (1.4mm diameter and 3.6mm long). The central domed lobe (with a width of 9.1mm and a depth of 3.2mm) has a circular perforated (3.2mm diameter) but it is unclear whether …
Created on: Wednesday 21st January 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 21st January 2015
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Record ID: NMGW-C792E2
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Medieval enamelled copper alloy shield-shaped heraldic mount, probably of 13th or 14th century date The mount is near-complete but heavily corroded (with an overall depth of 10.7mm and a weight of 2.9g). The integral attachment rivet or pin is of oval section, becoming flattened at its terminal is bent over (with a distorted length 7.6mm and a maximum diameter of 4.3mm, creating a separation of 7.0mm). The shield mount is comparatively small (15.7mm long, 12.3mm wide and 2.6mm thick). The heraldic device is heavily corroded and very little of the device survives. There is the sugge…
Created on: Monday 1st December 2014
Last updated: Monday 1st December 2014
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Record ID: NMGW-DFE87D
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post Medieval copper alloy looped pendant mount probably of late 16th or early 17th century date The mount is near-complete and has a separate annular ring suspended from the loop (with an overall length of 35.8mm, a thickness of 1.2mm and a weight of 2.8g). The upper edge (with a width of 12.1mm) bifurcates slightly and appears to be heavily worn. The sides are straight and convergent to loop at the base. The mount was secured using two iron pins placed off-cenre, the corroded remains of which remain in place. The loop (with a depth of 8.6mm) has a small opening at the rear an…
Created on: Wednesday 25th February 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 25th February 2015
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Record ID: NMGW-5C72FA
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post Medieval copper alloy looped pendant mount probably of late 16th or early 17th century date The mount is fragmentary and has lost its loop and separate annular ring (with a surviving length of 21.0mm, a thickness of 1.9mm and a weight of 1.8g). The upper edge (with a width of 12.1mm) bifurcates slightly. The sides are near-straight and convergent to base. The mount was secured using two iron pins, placed off-centre, the corroded remains of which remain in place (with a depth of 4.4mm and 2.5mm). The mount has broken at its base before the loop. The surface is corroded with a…
Created on: Tuesday 3rd March 2015
Last updated: Tuesday 3rd March 2015
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Record ID: NMGW-4AB3F9
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Iron Age to Roman copper alloy enamelled looped mount or stud, probably of 1st century BC to 2nd century AD date The cast mount is heavily corroded but near-complete and is of sub circular, domed form (with a diameter of 16.9mm - 18.8mm and a weight of 5.9g). The rear has an integral loop (giving an overall depth of 10.4mm), comprising a pierced rectangular lug (9.4mm long, 6.1mm high and 3.6mm thick) with an oval aperture (3.9mm long and 2.9mm wide). Otherwise the rear of the mount is hollowed. The front of the mount is domed (with a depth of 6.2mm) and has a recessed cell conta…
Created on: Wednesday 18th February 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 18th February 2015
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Record ID: NMGW-EA7D22
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Published Find published
The copper-alloy mount, which is now in four fragments, is of cruciform shape (one arm absent)and has cast ornament over all of its front face, which bears traces of gilding. Two opposing arms are smaller than the third intact arm, each having two groups of four ridges, each representing the tail of a bird are in a single border outline, with ropework infill. A 'Z' shaped moulding separates body from head, which has a small eye and curved beak, in profile. In each case, a forward bent leg has bent feet, claws pointing backwards. The wide arm is parallel sided, and has an expanded t…
Created on: Wednesday 23rd July 2003
Last updated: Wednesday 4th July 2012
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Record ID: NMGW321
Object type: MORTAR (VESSEL)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Cast copper alloy mortar with flared open mouth, two rectangular handles and lattice-shaped incised decoration centred on the handles. The rim of the mortar has been repaired and at one point bears evidence of having been damaged by heat/fire. Eighteenth or nineteenth century. Dimensions height 111mm, max. diameter (or rim) 111mm.
Created on: Thursday 15th March 2001
Last updated: Thursday 24th February 2011
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Record ID: NMGW-37D49E
Object type: MIRROR CASE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Medieval cast copper alloy cased mirror of late 13th to mid 14th century date The mirror is fragmentary, comprising the incomplete half of the case (with an overall length of 44.5mm and a weight of 6.6g). The case was hinged with double perforated lugs (6.1mm deep, 7.0mm long, 6.7mm wide, 1.0mm - 1.8mm thick and with a perforation diameter of 3.0mm). On the opposite side of the case is a catch, comprising a single lug (4.7mm deep, 6.4mm long and 2.4mm thick) with a notch on its lower edge. The case has a flange (3.6mm deep) around its edge and the flange on the complete side has a tra…
Created on: Wednesday 12th November 2014
Last updated: Friday 30th August 2019
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Record ID: NMGW-AADA01
Object type: LITHIC IMPLEMENT
Broad period: PREHISTORIC
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Bi-facially worked flint with the beginnings of pressure flaking scars along two edges on one face. The piece seems to have been subjected to thinning on the ventral face and retouch on the dorsal face. There is a possibility the piece is an unfinished arrowhead of barbed and tanged type (c.2500-1000BC) or an arrowhead of triangular form. There is a further possibility the piece is a crudely finished broken arrowhead.
Created on: Tuesday 8th July 2003
Last updated: Thursday 24th February 2011
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Record ID: NMGW-9B1B42
Object type: LINCH PIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Late Iron Age copper alloy linch-pin of Vase-headed type and probably of 1st century AD date The linch-pin is fragmentary, represented by the copper alloy head, missing the iron shank and mouth (with a surviving length 21.3mm of and a weight of 27.2g). The terminal is sub-circular (with a diameter of 25.6mm - 27.7mm) and the face is gently convex. There is a rim border (2.4mm wide and 1.5mm deep) around the face enclosing a central raised triskele. The terminals of each of the triskele arms are expanded and the outside part of the arms abuts the border. There is an incised border, now…
Created on: Wednesday 19th March 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 12th November 2014
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Record ID: NMGW-8E7004
Object type: LID
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy hinged lid, probably of post medieval date The object comprises the complete lid only (with a length of 48.1mm and a weight of 13.5g). The hinge has a single, central lug (10.6mm high, 12.3mm long and 2.8mm thick, giving the lid an overall depth of 15.0mm) with a large sub-circular aperture (6.2mm diameter). The body is sub-circular (25.8mm long, 23.9mm wide and 4.8mm deep) and is deeper at the hinge end (7.4mm compared to 6.2mm). Along the edge of the base are a series of indentations, now corroded but not perforations. There is a sub-rectangular lug on the outside ed…
Created on: Tuesday 4th November 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 4th November 2014
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Record ID: NMGW3264
Object type: LACE TAG
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy lace tag. The tapering fitting is undecorated and contains no rivet holes. Length 61.5mm, maximum external diameter 10mm. Close dating of individual lace tags is problematic. The type remained in vogue from the thirteenth to the seventeenth century (Bailey 1997, 64) and it is not possible to more closely date this example.
Created on: Tuesday 3rd July 2001
Last updated: Thursday 24th February 2011
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Record ID: NMGW-798C55
Object type: KNIFE
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Bronze Age flint knife fragment measuring 50.7mm in length, 29.5mm in width, 5.8mm thick and weighing 6.9g.
Created on: Friday 15th July 2005
Last updated: Friday 17th January 2014
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Record ID: NMGW-50DA60
Object type: KNIFE
Broad period: NEOLITHIC
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Neolithic or Bronze Age flint knife fragment measuring 20.4mm in length, 18.6mm in width, 4.8mm in thickness and weighing 2.3g.
Created on: Thursday 7th April 2005
Last updated: Friday 7th March 2014
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Record ID: NMGW-271087
Object type: KNIFE
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Heavily burnt
Created on: Friday 31st October 2003
Last updated: Thursday 24th February 2011
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Record ID: NMGW-C14CE7
Object type: KNIFE
Broad period: ROMAN
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Roman copper alloy anthropomorphic and zoomorphic handle The handle appears to be near-complete, with some damage to the socket and crushing on one face (with a length of 61.8mm, a maximum width of 31.6mm and a thickness of 18.8mm). The handle is comparatively heavy (at 83.6g) and is either composed of a heavily-leaded bronze or the socket contains lead, presumably as the remnants for a fixing. The decoration comprises a human face on each side, facing in opposite directions and adorned with elaborate headgear, which depicts a boar's head. The two faces vary considerably in style; …
Created on: Wednesday 4th April 2012
Last updated: Tuesday 13th October 2015
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Record ID: NMGW-DEA35D
Object type: KNIFE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: the Vale of Glamorgan
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post medieval copper alloy knife fitting, probably of late 16th or 17th century date The cast fitting is a knife-end stop and is complete, containing a fragment of the remnant tang (with an overall length of 18.0mm and a weight of 8.4g). The terminal is zoomorphic, depicting an animal head, probably a stylised dog (with a length of 13.8mm, a maximum width of 14.6mm and a thickness of 9.8mm). The top of the head is angled and enhanced with prominent grooved decoration; the eyes are corroded but were depicted as circular depressions and are positioned on concave facets. The snout is …
Created on: Tuesday 2nd December 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 2nd December 2014
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