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STRAP END

Unique ID: NMS-366351

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Medieval copper alloy shield-shaped strap-end. Waisted plate with almost all of original edge missing, with separate rectangular, bar mount of arched section at attachment edge. Two rivets, one through plate and one securing bar mount, both with incomplete rectangular roves on the reverse to hold a thickness of circa 1.5mm. Length 15mm. Width 13mm. See Egan and Pritchard (2002, 157, no.735) for a similar example. Late 14th century.

Class: Shield-shaped.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1350
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15 mm
Width: 13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 27th March 2013 - Wednesday 24th April 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Erica Darch
Identified by: Mrs Erica Darch

Other reference numbers

Other reference: DDMD042013

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Waveney (District)
To be known as: Blyford

Spatial coordinates


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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