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BELL

Unique ID: NMS-58C090

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval copper alloy pendent bell with a suspension hole at the top of an elongated shank which rises from a hollow globular sheet body with four cut 'petals' folded together at the base. No trace of gilding has survived. If a pea has survived it is silent. Cf. Ivens et al. 1995, fig. 152, no. 54. Height 24mm. Width 13mm. 12th - 14th century.

Field L10

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 24 mm
Width: 13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 30th August 2014 - Tuesday 30th September 2014

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 31044
Other reference: SET102014

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Roudham and Larling (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9789
Four figure Latitude: 52.46339365
Four figure longitude: 0.89844545
1:25K map: TL9789
1:10K map: TL98NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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