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STRAP FITTING

Unique ID: NMS-7AA407

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval copper alloy strap fitting, bent flat rectangular mount with two rivet holes (both contain a copper alloy rivet). The front is engraved with a black-letter i (or minim) reserved on a rocker-arm filled field set within a frame. Cf. Egan and Pritchard 1991, no. 1050. Length (unbent) 31mm. Width 11.5mm. Thickness 0.5mm. Second half 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 1350
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31 mm
Width: 11.5 mm
Thickness: 0.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 19th November 2013 - Monday 16th December 2013

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 59691
Other reference: NMD122013

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF6905
Four figure Latitude: 52.61647192
Four figure longitude: 0.49487574
1:25K map: TF6905
1:10K map: TF60NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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