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Unique ID: NMS-E15BC5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Incomplete irregular pentagonal copper alloy sheet with three slot-like perforations, one containing a "paper-clip" rivet, probably a medieval or post-medieval vessel repair. c.40 x 30mm, rivet 6.5 x 4.5mm. A larger rivet (17 x 10mm) may have formed part of another repair patch. Perhaps 14th - 17th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 3rd May 2014 - Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 22630
Other reference: RC092014

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

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: TF7915
Four figure Latitude: 52.70307203
Four figure longitude: 0.64784399
1:25K map: TF7915
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: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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