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THIMBLE

Unique ID: NMS-0F0FE5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval copper alloy open-topped thimble or sewing ring, decorated with four horizontal lines of multiple punched dots. Diameter 21mm. Height 10mm. 15th century.

(Finder's number AD 431)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 10 mm
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 20th March 2018 - Monday 16th April 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 62266
Other reference: NMD042018

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Stamped

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
Parish or ward: Swannington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG1318
Four figure Latitude: 52.71770473
Four figure longitude: 1.15223877
1:25K map: TG1318
1:10K map: TG11NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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