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SCABBARD

Unique ID: NMS-4209A2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval - post-medieval copper alloy scabbard chape. Notched and curved upper edge, straight sides before expanded and curved lower half with trefoil aperture and radiating grooves. Pellet terminal. Incomplete sheet back-plate with small circular punched impressions. Length 43mm. Width 32mm. See DeReuck (1991, 26, no. 14). Circa 1485 - 1600.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1485
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 43 mm
Width: 32 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 6th July 2015 - Monday 6th July 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Erica Darch
Identified by: Mrs Erica Darch

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 49059
Other reference: IND06072015ED

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: North Elmham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF9820
Four figure Latitude: 52.74135249
Four figure longitude: 0.93168232
1:25K map: TF9820
1:10K map: TF92SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found before 06/07/15.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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