NMS-7021D8: Medieval Finger Ring

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FINGER RING

Unique ID: NMS-7021D8

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

Medieval or post-medieval gilt copper alloy signet ring with narrow D-sectioned hoop, ovoid with straight top edge, 27 x 24mm, internal diam. 22mm. Oval bezel, 14 x 13mm. A merchant's mark comprising 4 bisecting and springing from a heart. 15th-16th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27 mm
Width: 24 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 19th November 2012 - Monday 19th November 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 55982
Other reference: NMD112012

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
Parish or ward: Cantley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG3905
Four figure Latitude: 52.590214
Four figure longitude: 1.527031
1:25K map: TG3905
1:10K map: TG30NE
WOEID: 26349924
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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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: Tuesday 11th December 2012
Updated: Tuesday 8th January 2013

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