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Unique ID: SF-E2133D

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A copper-alloy Medieval shield shaped stap end, dating to the period c. AD 1350-1400. Notched on each side of the plate with a rounded inside edge, rivet on inside edge still present. The bar-mount has an arched section and single central rivet, also present. Both rivets have roves. There is also a small lozenge shaped mount with a single rivet hole attached to the rove of the bar-mount rivet. Similar to Egan and Pritchard, Dress Accessories, Page 157, no. 735 except with a rounded inner edge.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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: 15.37 mm
Width: 11.21 mm
Thickness: 5.04 mm
Weight: 1.24 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Kennard
Identified by: Ms Julie Kennard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Icklingham 1st Field

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Icklingham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 2 months ago
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