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CANDLE SNUFFER

Unique ID: NMS-02A2CD

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

Flat fragment of copper alloy, abraded, all edges broken, with two ring-and-dots (diameter 6.5mm), possibly part of a post-medieval candle snuffer side plate, cf. HAMP-917D56, SOM-409575 and NMS-400F8A. Extant length 12.8mm, width 14.2mm and thickness 0.9mm. Mid 16th - mid 18th century.

Finder's no. AC252

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1750

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 12.8 mm
Width: 14.2 mm
Thickness: 0.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 20th September 2016 - Monday 17th October 2016

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61359
Other reference: NMD102016

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF8815
Four figure Latitude: 52.70002444
Four figure longitude: 0.78088134
1:25K map: TF8815
1:10K map: TF81NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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