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DRESS HOOK

Unique ID: NMS-7BA9C7

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

Incomplete post-medieval gilt copper alloy dress hook, Read 2008, early post-medieval single sharp-hooked clasp Class D, Type 6, composed of seven elements: sheet backplate, inserted hook (point missing), inserted loop (one end missing), three domed bosses, each with three filigree circles around a central pellet, and a small central sexfoil. 21 (excluding hook) x 21mm. Thickness (excluding hook and loop) 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: Exactly AD 1500
Date to: Exactly AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21 mm
Width: 21 mm
Thickness: 5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 8th April 2016 - Friday 8th April 2016

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61823
Other reference: E19270

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM2899
Four figure Latitude: 52.54108868
Four figure longitude: 1.36082201
1:25K map: TM2899
1:10K map: TM29NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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