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STRAP FITTING

Unique ID: NMS-551F32

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval sheet tinned copper alloy strap mount, rectangular with rivet hole at the surviving end, the other end missing, the front decorated with a black-letter character reserved on a field of engraved rocker-arm. The upright letter is uncertain, comprising two minims, perhaps an n. Cf. Egan and Pritchard (1991), no. 1050. Extant length 13mm. Width 15mm. Thickness 0.5mm. Mid 14th - mid 15th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1350
Date to: Circa AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 13 mm
Width: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 12th April 2016 - Monday 9th May 2016

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 59938
Other reference: KLMD052016

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Multiple

Spatial metadata


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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7137
Four figure Latitude: 52.9032302
Four figure longitude: 0.54106671
1:25K map: TF7137
1:10K map: TF73NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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