NMS-6AFBE6: Post-medieval crotal bell

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CROTAL

Unique ID: NMS-6AFBE6

Object type certainty: Certain
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Large crotal bell, broken rectangular loop with internal slots below break for repair, two rectangular perforations flanking loop for possible further repair, and the usual twin perforations in the upper half with radiating linear and ring-and-dot decoration, radial rib, scrolling decoration and counter-relief MS / 7 within a shield below the basal slot. Diam.53mm. Length 64mm. Contains corroded iron pea. 17th - 18th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 64 mm
Diameter: 53 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 20th May 2013 - Monday 17th June 2013

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 59966
Other reference: NMD062013

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Suffield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG2331
Four figure Latitude: 52.830349
Four figure longitude: 1.30888
1:25K map: TG2331
1:10K map: TG23SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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