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SWORD BELT

Unique ID: NMS-FB1765

Object type certainty: Certain
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End fragment of a post-medieval sword belt hanger with remains of an iron rivet and an integral loop engaged with a hooked pendent plate in which are two iron rivets. A second pendent plate has lost its hook, having been broken across its upper rivet hole. Very close in form and foliar ornament to Read 2008, no. 793. Height or length of intact plate 49mm, width 21mm. Mid 16th - 17th century.

Finder's no. ac697

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 49 mm
Width: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 21st March 2017 - Tuesday 21st March 2017

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 60927
Other reference: NMD092017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM0399
Four figure Latitude: 52.55097491
Four figure longitude: 0.99273419
1:25K map: TM0399
1:10K map: TM09NW
What3Words: scorched.vibe.yell
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: Thursday 12th October 2017
Updated: Thursday 12th October 2017

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