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STRAP END

Unique ID: NMS-FEA6A1

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

Four fragments of medieval copper alloy tongue-shaped strap ends, 14th century:

- two sheet plates with evidence in solder of a forked spacer, almost certainly from the same object, with angled outside edges, straight inside edges, one with a rivet, the other with a rivet hole. Length and width 35 and 16mm.

- elongated sheet plate, both edges missing, narrowing slightly towards missing outside edge past two pairs of shallow rounded cut-outs and a rivet hole. Possibly part of a buckle plate. Extant length 40mm. Width 7mm.

- rivet near straight inside edge, other edge missing, narrowing slightly towards missing outside edge. Extant length 24mm. Width 8.9mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 4

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 24087
Other reference: SB022017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Wormegay (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF6612
Four figure Latitude: 52.68026659
Four figure longitude: 0.45412593
1:25K map: TF6612
1:10K map: TF61SE
What3Words: dynasties.embarks.brass
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: Monday 20th March 2017
Updated: Monday 20th March 2017

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