NMS-D1AFB8: Late Iron Age or Roman Vessel

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Unique ID: NMS-D1AFB8

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Fragment of a copper alloy handle or lug from a vessel, possibly late Iron Age or Roman, curving, both ends broken, with a low rib along both edges on the outer face. Thickness 4.5 - 7mm. Length 21.5mm. Width 22 at the thinner end, 20mm at the other. No close parallel noted. c.200 BC - c.409 AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 200 BC
Date to: Circa AD 409

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.5 mm
Width: 22 mm
Thickness: 7 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: 34888
Other reference: SB022013

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
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: East Walton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7416
Four figure Latitude: 52.713681
Four figure longitude: 0.574453
1:25K map: TF7416
1:10K map: TF71NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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