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STRAP END

Unique ID: NMS-0E53E2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Outer sheet copper alloy plate from a medieval composite tongue-shaped strap end with a single rivet hole near the attachment edge. A small at the outside edge is missing. It was probably attached to a forked rather than a full-width spacer, but there is no solder on the reverse. Decayed leather survives on the reverse and the roves. Extant length 27.4mm. Width at attachment edge 13mm. c.1300 - c.1450.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27.4 mm
Width: 13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 24th September 2014 - Thursday 12th March 2015

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 58401
Other reference: RC072015

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7417
Four figure Latitude: 52.72266172
Four figure longitude: 0.57498209
1:25K map: TF7417
1:10K map: TF71NW
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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