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STRAP FITTING

Unique ID: NMS-FB3168

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

Incomplete medieval copper alloy strap, probably for a clasp or end ring. Rectangular sheet plate, recessed symmetrically from either side and folded back on itself to form a central end loop, now broken, back part missing . Coroded remains of single copper iron rivet at the concave attachment end. Length 27mm. Width 9mm. 0.5mm thick. Circa 1250-1450 AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15.5 mm
Width: 7 mm
Thickness: 2.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 17th August 2015 - Monday 21st September 2015

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 58441
Other reference: NMD092015

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata


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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7107
Four figure Latitude: 52.63380843
Four figure longitude: 0.52542108
1:25K map: TF7107
1:10K map: TF70NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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