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COSMETIC MORTAR

Unique ID: NMS-51122A

Object type certainty: Certain
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Late Iron Age to Roman copper alloy centre-looped cosmetic mortar of Jackson's (2010) Type I. It exhibits a crescent-shaped bow with plain, convex walls, plain terminals and an angular keel and a U-sectioned groove. At the apex is a rectangular-sectioned terminal, terminating in a small loop.

See Jackson, R, 2010, p. 121, no. 205, from Grandford, Cambridge.

Class: Jackson (2010) Type I

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 40.7 mm
Height: 23.7 mm
Width: 8.9 mm
Weight: 10.9 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 2016 - Tuesday 18th October 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61592
Other reference: IND25102016E14451

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Aldeby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM4692
Four figure Latitude: 52.47045959
Four figure longitude: 1.6205369
1:25K map: TM4692
1:10K map: TM49SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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