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BIRD FEEDER

Unique ID: NMS-4B2293

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

Incomplete post-medieval lead bird feed or water trough, originally circular with walls angled outward (now squashed inward). Height, c.15mm. Base diam. c. 18mm. Later 16th-17th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1540
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 15 mm
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 25th August 2018 - Monday 10th September 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61236
Other reference: KLMD092018

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Pentney (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF6912
Four figure Latitude: 52.67934004
Four figure longitude: 0.49845804
1:25K map: TF6912
1:10K map: TF61SE
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: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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