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Record ID: SWYOR-B27A74
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
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A copper alloy Roman Trumpet brooch dating from AD 75 - 175. The trumpet head hides a sprung pin which is covered in corrosion, suggesting the axis bar was iron. The spring survivesm, but the pin is missing. The rumpet is plan, as is the upper bow which is of circular section, anddamaged from being bent at the shoulder. The acanthus button is on the front of the bow only, It has three petals above and three below a central reel, and is flanked by a collar above and below. the lower bow is triangular in cross-section, and there are the remins of the catchplate on the reverse. the foot a…
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-B243E5
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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The copper alloy handle from a post-Medieval 'fob' seal matrix dating from about AD 1700 - 1800. This handle is made of sheet copper-alloy. The main body is folded to form a circular suspension loop and an openwork circular frame. The front and back sheets are joined at the top of the body, but then diverge to make the handle three dimensional at the base. As well as the circular frame to the handle, there is a central vertical band of foliage decoration. The base is broken, but this handle would have originally attached to the frame which held an intaglio or matrix. It is 21.82 mm
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-B1C015
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
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A copper alloy Roman coin; a Nummus dating from AD 300 - 400, reverse type unknown. It is 13.46mm in diameter, 1.50mm thick, and weighs 0.90g.
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-B1679D
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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A complete, though very worn, copper-alloy coin probably of non-British origin, possibly Indian, probably dating to the Post-Medieval period, about AD 1500 - 1900. It could be from the Indian "Nation States". It is 17.81 mm in diameter, 2.65 mm thick, and weighs 3.08 g.
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-B12213
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
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Roman copper alloy coin, an illegible sestertius dating from 23 BC - AD 260. The reverse depicts a standing figure left with arm extended to the left. It has a diameter of 27.05 mm, it is 3.75 mm thick, and it weighs 13.19 g.
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-B0D329
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Roman copper alloy coin; a nummus of Magnentius dating from AD 351 - 353 (Reece Period 18), VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAES reverse type showing two Victories holding wreath inscribed VOT / V / MVL / V, type 1 with a supporting column. It is 19.85 mm in diameter, 2.42 mm thick, and weighs 3.79 g.
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-B05DB9
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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A Post Medieval copper alloy 17th century token halfpenny issued by John Lambert of Askrigg. Williamson (Yorkshire) 8, dated on the token 1666. Williamson (1967, 1308). It is 19.32 mm in diameter, 1.09 mm thick, and weighs 1.66 g.
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-AFF107
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
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Four Roman copper alloy coins; Nummi, found fused together in a stack and dating from AD 300 - 400. One visible face is illegible, but the other is a female bust, probably Theodora, so dating from AD 337 - 350. The agglomeration is 17.02 mm long, 16.16 mm wide, 6.62 mm thick and weighs 5.48 g. The Theodora coin is 13.6mm diameter and 1.8mm thick.
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-AF4C50
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post Medieval silver coin: a Scottish 20 pence piece of Charles I (AD 1625-49), third coinage, dating from AD 1637 - 1642. It is 15.93 mm in diameter, 0.63 mm thick, and weighs 0.81 g. See Coins of Scotland, Ireland and the Islands (2003) number 5581 - 5588 on page 84.
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-AEDF60
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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A Medieval silver coin; a halfgroat of Henry VI (first reign) dating from AD 1422 to 1427, Annulet issue. Cross V/none. Minted at Calais. North (1991:74) no.1429. It is 20.94 mm in diameter, 0.83 mm thick, and weighs 1.71 g. The coin is a little bent.
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-AE71A0
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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A Post Medieval silver coin; a sovereign penny of Henry VIII (AD 1509 - 1547), second coinage (AD 1526 - 1544) issued at Durham under Bishop Cuthbert Tunstall and dating from AD 1530 - 1544 (star initial mark). See North Volume 2 (1991) number 1813 on page 112. It is 14.10 mm in diameter, 0.66 mm thick and weighs 0.73 g.
Created on: Friday 25th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-1EEB54
Object type: POWDER MEASURE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Wakefield
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A lead alloy powder measure cap, or flask cap of AD 1600 - 1700. The cap is a circular pan, now distorted. The cap is oval at the closed end which is slightly concave, and squashed and misshapen at the open end. There are traces of two loops at the closed end, one either side. It is 30.18 mm long, 15.91 mm high, and 17.16 mm wide. It weighs 16.72g. Compare with DOR-54AC3A and with examples in Courtney, P. 1988 'Small Arms Accessories of the mid Seventeenth Century' Finds Research Group Datasheet 11. It has a light grey patina.
Created on: Friday 18th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 8th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-1E049D
Object type: HARNESS HOOK
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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An incomplete copper alloy harness fitting dating from the Medieval period, about AD 1250 - 1400. It is shield shaped and double sided and still retains some red enamel . It is broken at what would have been the junction of the shield and the hook, at the pointed base of the shield. There is no other evidence of attachment. The heraldry can be described as: 'Gules, three water-bougets' but it is not known whether the bougets were originally silver (argent) or gold (or). The reverse of the shield bears a simple cross in red enamel ('Argent or Or, a cross gules). It is 28.41 mm long, 24.…
Created on: Friday 18th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 6th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-1CAD1A
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
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A copper alloy panel from a Roman enamelled vessel probably dating from AD 43 - 200. The panel is trapezoidal in shape and is curved from top to bottom, so the decorated surface is convex. There is a projecting flange along each of the two sides, each with a single rivet hole through the centre of the flange. The flanges are 1.6mm thick and are three mm wide at the top, and 5mm wide at the bottom edge. The central, raised, decorated panel is 27mm wide at the top and 33mm wide at the base. The design is in reserved metal, on a ground of blue enamel, surrounded by a wide frame of reserve…
Created on: Friday 18th January 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-1BFD12
Object type: PIPE TAMPER
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Wakefield
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A copper alloy pipe tamper incorporating a signet ring which could have been used as a seal matrix, and dating from the 17th century, AD 1600 - 1700. The finger ring element has a flat oval bezel with a five petalled rose with projections between the petals as the device decorating it. The hoop is D-shaped in section and at the apex of the reverse of the hoop, the piper tamper protrudes. The pipe tamper is integral to the hoop. The tamper has a moulded collar at the junction with the hoop, is oval in section and expands slightly in width before stepping wider to a disc terminal which …
Created on: Friday 18th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 6th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-1AED04
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A post medieval silver coin; a sixpence of Elizabeth I (AD 1558 - 1603), second issue (AD 1561 - 1582), long cross initial mark (AD 1580 - 1581), dated 1581. Minted at the Tower, London. North Volume 2 (1991) number 1997 on page 134. It is 24.81 mm in diameter, 0.82 mm thick and weighs 2.98g.
Created on: Friday 18th January 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 6th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-CCB613
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Leeds
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A lead artefact, probably a cloth seal dating from the Post-medieval period, about AD 1500 - 1700. It is in the form of a blunt ovoid disc with rounded corners and has an integral, conical rivet projecting form the centre of the reverse, now folded flat. This is probably a single disc from a two or four disc seal. There are no markings on the upper side but the reverse has stamped cross-hatching and there are also marks on the tab, from a stamped circular design, though these are now indecipherable. The seal has a cream coloured patina. It is 24.25mm long, 16.57mm wide and 3.79mm thick…
Created on: Wednesday 2nd January 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-CC1E8E
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Leeds
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An incomplete copper alloy button dating from the early Post-medieval period, about AD 1450 - 1600. The head is hemispherical with a shallow dome on the upper side and is slightly rounded on the underside., There is an integral suspension loop, now broken. The button is undecorated. It is 11.1mm in diameter and 10.8mm long. It weighs 3.61g. Similar buttons are illustrated in Bailey, G, 2004, Buttons and Fasteners 500BC - AD 1840, page 29, figure 7. A number of similar buttons are also recorded on the database: compare for example references LANCUM-175DD7, PUBLIC-E86276 and SWYOR-736D5A
Created on: Wednesday 2nd January 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-CBC4C9
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Leeds
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy button dating from the early Post-medieval period, about AD 1450 - 1600. The head is hemispherical with a shallow dome on the upper side and is slightly rounded on the underside., There is an integral suspension loop. The button is undecorated. It is10.5mm in diameter and 12.7mm long. It weighs 3g. Similar buttons are illustrated in Bailey, G, 2004, Buttons and Fasteners 500BC - AD 1840, page 29, figure 7. A number of similar buttons are also recorded on the database: compare for example references LANCUM-175DD7, PUBLIC-E86276 and SWYOR-736D5A
Created on: Wednesday 2nd January 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd January 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-CAB4F0
Object type: SOCKETED AXEHEAD
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: North Yorkshire
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A copper alloy late Bronze Age socketed axehead dating from about 1000 BC - 800 BC. It is of Yorkshire Type (Schmidt & Burgess 1981). The axe has a square, collared socket, from which two faces angle inwards, widening at the point at which they meet to form a slightly curved cutting edge. There is a D-shaped loop positioned just below the collar on one of the triangular side faces. Its top end projects from the moulding that goes round the axe at the top of the ribs of which there are three, spaced evenly across the front, and three on the back face, extending approximately halfway…
Created on: Wednesday 2nd January 2019
Last updated: Monday 14th January 2019
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