NMS-6FF48D: Late Saxon stirrup strap mount

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STIRRUP

Unique ID: NMS-6FF48D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Late Saxon copper alloy stirrup-strap mount, Williams Class A, Type 1. Sub-triangular or pentagonal, with twin rivet-holes above remains of flange on reverse, two rounded knops on either side, with two more flanking the rounded apex loop, the perforation containing the corroded remains of an iron rivet. Worn and corroded remains of engraved decoration depicting two addorsed beasts. Height 49mm. Width 30.5mm. 3.5mm thick. Weighs 24.55g. 11th century.

Class: strap mount
Sub class: Williams Class A, Type 1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1000
Date to: Circa AD 1100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 49 mm
Width: 30.5 mm
Thickness: 3.5 mm
Weight: 24.55 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 21st October 2014 - Monday 17th November 2014

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 53151
Other reference: NMD112014

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Stoke Holy Cross (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG2400
Four figure Latitude: 52.5517222
Four figure longitude: 1.30261682
1:25K map: TG2400
1:10K map: TG20SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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