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KNIFE

Unique ID: NMS-FF6EAC

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

Post medieval copper alloy knife guard dating to the period c. AD 1500 - 1800. Pointed oval in shape with a small, off-centre rectangular perforation for the tang. Some edge damage.

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 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23 mm
Width: 8 mm
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 17th February 2017 - Friday 17th February 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61246
Other reference: IND27072017JS

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
To be known as: South Norfolk

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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