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Unique ID: NMS-80C893

Object type certainty: Certain
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Unidentified object, perhaps a floor tile or wet stone. Sandstone or quartzite, rectangular-sectioned, two long sides forming a right-angle, two short (and perhaps broken) sides, the fifth side deeply concave. The concave edge and one face are very smooth as if worn. Broken relatively recently, now in two conjoining pieces.

Despite the suggestive shape it seems unlikely to be a tile cut to fit around a curved edge as the edge is so well smoothed.

Measuring 95 x 95mm. 18mm thick at maximum.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 95 mm
Width: 95 mm
Thickness: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Erica Darch
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 29902
Other reference: IND17092012ED

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone
Completeness: Uncertain

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Gardening
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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