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Point

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    15th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver wire, twisted

  • Museum number:

    M.63-1980

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Twisted silver wire tag.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

15th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silver wire, twisted

Dimensions

Height: 5 cm, Width: 0.2 cm, Depth: 0.2 cm

Object history note

This point was recovered from the River Thames.

Historical context note

This type of point would be used for fastening a costume.

Descriptive line

Twisted silver wire point, English 15th century

Materials

Silver wire

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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