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STRAP END

Unique ID: NMS-BCEE81

Object type certainty: Certain
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Outer sheet copper alloy plate of a medieval composite strap end of circular form. The shape of a forked spacer is visible on the reverse in thin deposits of solder. Of similar form and of almost indetical size to Egan and Pritchard 1991 no. 652, but with a spade-shaped grooved aperture and two rivet holes. Length 33mm. Width 11.5mm. 14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33 mm
Width: 11.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st November 2012 - Friday 22nd February 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 32619
Other reference: SB022013

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: West Acre (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7815
Four figure Latitude: 52.703401
Four figure longitude: 0.633061
1:25K map: TF7815
1:10K map: TF71NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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