NMS-EFDD36: Medieval gilt bell from harness

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BELL

Unique ID: NMS-EFDD36

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval gilt rumbler bell from harness, elongated stem, worn, broken across perforated terminal at apex for suspension, hollow globular sheet body with four ‘petals’ crimped together at base, stone pea, length 24mm, diameter 14mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1066
Date to: AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 24 mm
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st May 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ellen Bales
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
To be known as: Old Catton

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: NMS
Created: Wednesday 24th October 2007
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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