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Unique ID: NMS-4B01D9

Object type certainty: Certain
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Incomplete medieval cast copper alloy key, rectangular bit (21.5 x 20.5mm) with twin T-shaped clefts in outside edge, offset vertical cleft and short horizontal cleft in inner edge, hollow shank, circular openwork bow broken across two surviving ends of a cross, originally between four roundels, one survives. Extant length 65mm. 14th-15th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 65 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 16th November 2017 - Tuesday 21st February 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 54975
Other reference: AHS022018

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Scole (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM1678
Four figure Latitude: 52.35747717
Four figure longitude: 1.17058842
1:25K map: TM1678
1:10K map: TM17NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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