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STRAP FITTING

Unique ID: NMS-0017B9

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

Medieval copper alloy folding strap clasp: trapezoidal frame with ridges on the external corners; folding end with a very thin or flat oval bar mount, cf. Egan and Pritchard 1991, no. 553; trapezoidal sheet plate with one rivet near the convex attachment edge. Some leather remains within the fold of the plate. Overall length 32mm. Width of frame 11.2mm. Bar-mount 3.8 x 7.5mm. c.1270 - c.1450.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1270
Date to: Circa AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 32 mm
Width: 11.2 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: 24087
Other reference: SB022017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

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.

References cited

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Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 1 week, 2 days ago
Updated: 1 week, 2 days ago

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