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TOY

Unique ID: NMS-278C35

Object type certainty: Certain
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Incomplete post-medieval copper alloy toy musket. Expanded end of stock missing, and alson much of sub rectangular guard (one end only), flash pan and faceted barrel. Worn and corroded, no surviving decoration. Extant length 56mm diameter of barrel 6.5mm, bore 4mm. Cf. Forsyth and Egan (2005), pages 94-6, Type 5. First half of 17th century.

(Finder's number AD 538)

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 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 56 mm
Diameter: 6.5 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 62702
Other reference: NMD042018

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata


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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG1418
Four figure Latitude: 52.71731053
Four figure longitude: 1.16702019
1:25K map: TG1418
1:10K map: TG11NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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