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SCABBARD

Unique ID: NMS-D05D55

Object type certainty: Certain
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Small flattened out fragment of the mouth of a post-medieval sheet copper alloy scabbard chape with two projections with fine engraved lines imitative of a scallop shell, a pair of oblique engraved lines flanking a row of punched dots, and one attachment hole. For similar projections see NMS-04FED5 and de Reuck 1991, 24, 3rd row down, 2nd from left. Extant length and width 13 and 17.5mm. 16th century.

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 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 13 mm
Width: 17.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 15th December 2015 - Monday 12th December 2016

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 40016
Other reference: SB022017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment
Surface Treatment: Multiple

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7713
Four figure Latitude: 52.68576853
Four figure longitude: 0.61720198
1:25K map: TF7713
1:10K map: TF71SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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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