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NMS-1AAAC4: Post Medieval dress fastener

Rights Holder: Norfolk Landscape Archaeology
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DRESS FASTENER (DRESS)

Unique ID: NMS-1AAAC4

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

Post Medieval dress fastener, oval eyelet plate with heart-shaped loop at one end and three projecting attachment-loops around outer edge, 16 x 38mm. Cf. similar type in Read (1995) nos.771-2. 16th-17th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1500
Date to: AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38 mm
Width: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st April 2007

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Emneth

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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