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NMS-22763A: Medieval strap end

Rights Holder: Norfolk County Council
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STRAP END

Unique ID: NMS-22763A

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Partly bent medieval copper alloy composite tongue-shaped strap end with a trefoil knop, a full-width spacer, two rivets, one near the knop, the other near the attachment edge, and, on the front plate, an engraved image of a beast facing towards the strap. Length 38.5mm. Width 8.5mm. Length of spacer 30mm. 14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38.5 mm
Width: 8.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st April 2021 - Friday 1st October 2021

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 49046
Other reference: SBJB102021

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: East Walton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7516
Four figure Latitude: 52.71335905
Four figure longitude: 0.58924055
1:25K map: TF7516
1:10K map: TF71NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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