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STRAP FITTING

Unique ID: NMS-BCBD43

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

Medieval copper alloy strap fitting, cracked and broken flat rectangular mount with four rivet holes (three broken). The front is engraved with a black-letter n reserved on a rocker-arm field set within a frame. 33 x 25mm. Thickness 0.6mm. Cf. Egan and Pritchard 1991, no. 1050. Second half 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 1350
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33 mm
Width: 25 mm
Thickness: 0.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 19th June 2018 - Monday 16th July 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: 62195
Other reference: NMD072018

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

Spatial metadata


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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM3197
Four figure Latitude: 52.52187753
Four figure longitude: 1.40358845
1:25K map: TM3197
1:10K map: TM39NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 7 days ago
Updated: 7 days ago

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