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SCABBARD

Unique ID: NMS-DF6D1C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Incomplete front part of medieval/post medieval sword scabbard chape, part of side and upper edge missing. Remains of heart-shaped aperture above incomplete trefoil opening. Lower part in the form of a scallop shell, with a slight terminal knop. cf. de Reuck (1991), 26. Extant width 27.5mm. Extant length 34mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1485
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 34 mm
Width: 27.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 17th July 2018 - Monday 17th September 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 40909
Other reference: NMD092018

Materials and construction

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

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

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