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HINGE

Unique ID: NMS-40CDFA

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

Incomplete medieval to post-medieval roughly shield-shaped hinge plate of folded copper alloy sheet secured by three rivets (one is missing) and with two hinge pivots. The surviving two are of rolled sheet, and on one face they retain traces of another copper alloy sheet. This same face is sooted. Broadly comparable with NMS-A57EE7. Length 43mm. Estimated width 40mm. 14th - 17th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 43 mm
Width: 40 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 18th March 2016 - Monday 15th May 2017

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61282
Other reference: MS052017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Roughton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG2137
Four figure Latitude: 52.88502001
Four figure longitude: 1.28331011
1:25K map: TG2137
1:10K map: TG23NW
What3Words: multiply.fearfully.lyricist
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: Friday 16th June 2017
Updated: Friday 16th June 2017

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