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STRAP END

Unique ID: NMS-96D62C

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

Medieval copper alloy strap end comprising two tongue-shaped sheet plates secured and held 2mm apart by a pair of concex-headed rivets near the attachment edge. Solder just visible on the undersides of both plates suggests that there was once a forked spacer, but there was no knop at the rounded outside edge. Length 22.2mm. Width 8.8mm. 14th century.

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: 1
Length: 22.2 mm
Width: 8.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 22nd December 2016 - Friday 9th June 2017

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: 8966
Other reference: ECKC062017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Rocklands (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9897
Four figure Latitude: 52.53485856
Four figure longitude: 0.9178998
1:25K map: TL9897
1:10K map: TL99NE
What3Words: care.limelight.triathlon
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: Thursday 7th December 2017
Updated: Thursday 7th December 2017

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