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Record ID: WREX-9C5DA8
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MODERN
County: Conwy
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Fragment of a modern ceramic vessel, possibly a cup or sugar bowl dating post 1894AD. The fragment is a lead glazed redware.  The exterior is decorated with enamelled dots and gilt banding which has been over painted.  The enamel is now lost but may have been either off-white or pale blue originally.  This design is known as Greek Border and was registered in 1894 by Gibson and Sons Limited of Burslem, Staffordshire. Length: 30.1mm; width: 22.8mm; thickness: 3.5mm; weight: 3.99g
Created on: Monday 27th June 2022
Last updated: Monday 27th June 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Caerhun', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-9C4A3D
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Conwy
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Incomplete lead spindle whorl, dating from the medieval period (AD1300-1500). The whorl is made up of a central bi-conical body that is decorated on both faces with a series of raised triangles and pellets. The perforation has an internal diameter of 10.8mm. The surface of the whorl is worn with a powdery white patina. Diameter: 28.5mm; thickness: 6.4mm; weight: 22.3g.
Created on: Monday 27th June 2022
Last updated: Monday 27th June 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Caerhun', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-9C3AEA
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Conwy
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Unidentified copper alloy decorative strip with rococo style scroll work, dating to c. 1730-1760 AD.   Possibly from an item of furniture, a box, or tankard. The strip is rectangular in plan and section and is decorated on one side only in slightly raised relief, with traces of possible black coating. The reverse is rough but undecorated. Length: 75.1mm; width: 18.0mm; thickness: 2.4mm; weight: 17.74g
Created on: Monday 27th June 2022
Last updated: Monday 27th June 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Caerhun', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-9C1ECC
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Conwy
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy leg or foot from a copper alloy vessel probably a skillet or posset of later medieval date (1300 - 1600). The foot is broadly sub-triangular in plan, and oval in cross section.  The upper surface is pitted.  The foot appears to have a thick black coating, possible sooting. Length: 35.6mm; width: 32.4mm; thickness:20.9mm; weight: 62
Created on: Monday 27th June 2022
Last updated: Monday 27th June 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Caerhun', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-9C0207
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Conwy
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy leg or foot from a copper alloy vessel probably a skillet or posset of later medieval date (1300 - 1600). The foot is broadly sub-rectangular in plan. In cross section the foot as a rib projecting along the full length of the foot. The upper surface is smooth. The foot is grey/green in colour with traces of black coating, possibly sooting. Similar example recorded on the database (see WREX-135573). Length: 49.98mm; width: 52.0mm; thickness: 18.1mm; weight: 132.7g
Created on: Monday 27th June 2022
Last updated: Monday 27th June 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Caerhun', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-CEDEE2
Object type: STUD
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Conwy
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
This object recorded remotely using finders photographs and measurements. An incomplete copper-alloy stud inlaid with pale blue/green enamel. The head appears to be slightly cup-shaped and is roughly circular in plan. The reverse is damaged and is missing its shank but enamel is visible where this has broken off. Dimensions: Diameter: 18mm; thickness: 4mm; weight: 3g
Created on: Tuesday 24th May 2022
Last updated: Tuesday 24th May 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Caerhun', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-B8E04A
Object type: SKIRT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Wrexham
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A decorated copper alloy disc with a fluted, or scalloped edge of post medieval date (c. 1800-1900AD). Almost certainly from a dress or skirt lifter. The disc is concave with relief decoration on both sides. This decoration consists of a central floral motif with eight petals. In the central of this flower is the remains of a rivet. Radiating out for the central motif are eight spokes creating eight panels which are decorated with what appears to be another flower motif. The outer edge of the object appears is flutted or scalloped. On one side is the remains of a copper alloy arm t…
Created on: Monday 23rd May 2022
Last updated: Monday 30th May 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Coedpoeth', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-2D06CD
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Shropshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy mount or stud from dating to the Post Medieval period (c.1550-1750AD). The mount is lozenge shaped and is slightly convex, the upper surface of which has traces of gilding. The rear is slightly concave with a central integral stud or spike, which is square in section, tapering to a broken tip. Dimensions: length: 19.9mm; width: 15.7mm; thickness: 4.3mm; length of lug: 6.8mm; weight: 3.42g
Created on: Tuesday 17th May 2022
Last updated: Tuesday 17th May 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'West Felton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-2A4F27
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Shropshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete copper-alloy Roman finger-ring of a Henig Type I set with a stone intaglio possibly dating to the Republican period, i.e. 1st century BC (Henig pers comm). The hoop of the ring is circular in shape with a circular shaped setting. The stone appears to be some form of chalcedony and is a pale grey colour. The hoop increases in width and thickness towards the shoulders and bezel. The intaglio which may also be 1st century BC (Henig pers comm) appears to be decorated with a bird, or an insect, possibly a grasshopper, on a ship’s prow. Dimensions: length: 16.0m…
Created on: Monday 16th May 2022
Last updated: Monday 16th May 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Condover', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-27A1B3
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Flintshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy hinged Colchester derivative (Dolphin) brooch of Roman date (55-100AD). The wings are cylindrical and complete and are decorated with two parallel grooves either side of the bow. There is the remains of an iron axis bar. At the centre of the wings, on the reverse face, is a vertical slit which would have held the pin, which is now missing The bow is D-shaped in cross section with not surviving traces of any decoration. The bow tapers along its length to a broken edge. The catch plate and the foot are missing. The brooch has a dark green and abraded patina…
Created on: Monday 16th May 2022
Last updated: Monday 30th May 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Trelawnyd and Gwaenysgor', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-260627
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Flintshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Unidentified object of probably post medieval date (c. 1600-1800AD) possibly an iron nail with its head covered in lead. The shaft is corroded and has been bent over to form a loop. The lead head is semi-spherical with a flat top. The lead covering may have helped to slow down corrosion in exposed positions. Head length: 16.3mm; head width: 13.5mm; height: 17.8mm; weight: 10.05g There are a number of similar examples recorded on the PAS database, including LIN-A9E255, SUSS-D9ED76, NLM-6B0777, NLM-9784DB and NLM-77889A.
Created on: Monday 16th May 2022
Last updated: Monday 30th May 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Trelawnyd and Gwaenysgor', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-451627
Object type: PIPE (SMOKING)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Shropshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Damaged Broseley Type 5 tailed heel bowl dating c1680-1730, in a local Coal Measure fabric. The surface is abraded. Rim is bottered, internally trimmed and milled. There is no internal bowl cross. The stem measures 5/64”. The heel is stamped with a relief mark comprising the initials GS either side of a hand or gauntlet motif. This mark can be attributed to one of two makers named George Smith who are known to have been working in or around Much Wenlock, Shropshire. Dimensions: Bowl height: 37.2mm; maximum bowl width: 21.3mm; length: 40.4mm; weight: 11.51g
Created on: Friday 6th May 2022
Last updated: Friday 6th May 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Bucknell', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-81074B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Flintshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Worn silver groat of Philip and Mary dating 1554-1558AD (North 1973). Obverse is very worn but would have depicted the crowned bust of Mary facing left. The legend reads PHILIP ET MARIA D G REX ET REG[INA]. Reverse has a long cross fourchée over a royal shield. The legend reads POSVIMUS DE[VM] ADIV[TO NOS]. Diameter: 22mm; weight: 1.5g
Created on: Thursday 14th April 2022
Last updated: Thursday 14th April 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Buckley', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-5A48B7
Object type: STRAP FITTING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Flintshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post-medieval copper-alloy belt loop / slide (c. 1750-1900AD). The strap fitting is sub rectangular in plan, and a flattened 'U' shape in profile. The top is rectangular, with rounded corners. It has been decorated with an incuse moulded 6-petalled flower at the centre with spray of leaves either side. Remnants of an iron pin / rivet are present in the centre of each projecting side. These iron pins would have formed the method of attachment to the strap. The rear face and sides of the strap fitting are plain and undecorated. The object has a dark grey/green patina.…
Created on: Tuesday 12th April 2022
Last updated: Monday 30th May 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Trelawynd and Gwaenysgor', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-58E58B
Object type: STRAP END
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Denbighshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Leaf shaped copper alloy strap end of possible medieval date (c. 750- 1100AD). The object is leaf shape in plan with a raised rib running the full length of the object on one side only. The reverse is plain and undecorated. The strap end is split down the side. This would have held the end of the strap. There are three complete rivets holes, and one partial hole, visible near the terminal of the split end. Length: 33.1mm; width: 12.8mm; thickness: 3.1mm tapering to 1.9mm; weight: 4.05g
Created on: Tuesday 12th April 2022
Last updated: Monday 30th May 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Dyserth', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-5D6954
Object type: RING
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy ring in the form of a snake, of possible Roman date. The ring has been made from a single strip of metal which has been wound to form the finished object, with the head overlapping the tail. The flat-sectioned ring flares from the tail to the head, and then tapers again to form the front of the face. The surfaces are corroded and pitted. See NARC-546DCC, LIN-EFCF67 and BH-890B3C on the database for similar examples. Diameter: (external) 19.4mm; (internal) 13.6mm; width of hoop: 5mm flaring to 10.3mm; thickness of hoop: 2.3mm; weight: 5.75g
Created on: Thursday 31st March 2022
Last updated: Thursday 31st March 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Ellesmere Port', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-5C4AA2
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: UNKNOWN
County: Powys
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Unidentified and heavily corroded copper alloy object of uncertain date, possibly a token or medal or perhaps some metal working debris. The object is sub-circular in plan and both surfaces are damaged, with only a few small areas of dark green patination. The upper surface is slightly rounded but the reverse is flat; neither have any obvious markings of signs of decoration. Diameter: 41.8mm; thickness: 6.4mm; weight: 47.3g
Created on: Thursday 31st March 2022
Last updated: Thursday 31st March 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-59370A
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Fragment of a medieval copper alloy zoomorphic binding strip, or mount, possibly from a box or casket, dating c. 1200-1400AD. The object is rectangular in plan and broadly D shaped in section. The strip is decorated with two moulded, stylised animal heads (one facing left, the other facing right). There is one complete rivet hole towards the centre of the object and traces of two further rivet holes. one at each of the two broken ends. The rivet hole at the right-hand end is broken through on the snout of the animal. The one on the left is broken through the main bar. The back…
Created on: Thursday 31st March 2022
Last updated: Thursday 31st March 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Ellesmere Port', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-56D7F3
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Denbighshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A medieval silver farthing of Edward I (1272-1307), mint: London, Withers Type 30 (North 1070/1; Fox class 10-11) dating c. AD1300-131. The coin was struck on an oval-shaped flan and is now chipped and cracked. Some elements of the design are indistinct probably owing to the use of worn dies. Obverse: +EDWARDVS [ rex ] AN Reverse: CIVI/TA[ ]/LON/DON Diameter: 12.6mm; weight: 0.44g
Created on: Thursday 31st March 2022
Last updated: Thursday 31st March 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Llanelidan', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-CA2217
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Essex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Complete IA gold quarter stater attributed to Addedomaros c.45-25BC, Ancient British Coins (ABC) 2529. Obverse is worn but has aflower made up of four leaves and rings around a pellet. Reverse has horse facing right with an annulet under the tail and pellet in a ring beneath the forelegs. Diameter: 12.37mm; weight: 1.31g
Created on: Thursday 24th March 2022
Last updated: Thursday 24th March 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Langham', grid reference and parish protected.


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