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BADGE

Unique ID: NMS-BD7323

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

An incomplete, lead, possible badge, perhaps representing a heart, transfixed by an arrow. The heart, part of which is missing, is not very convincing, although the arrow is carefully delineated. The feathers are partly missing. Length 23mm. Thickness 3.5mm. No parallel noted.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23 mm
Thickness: 3.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st March 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Becky Crawford
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Kirstead

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: Thursday 14th May 2009
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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