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STRAP FITTING

Unique ID: NMS-559815

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

Medieval gilt copper alloy belt mount in the form of a scallop shell with filed grooves and an integral rivet on reverse. Width 8.2mm. Length 8.5mm. Thickness 1.5mm (with rivet 3.5mm). c.1300 - c.1450.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 8.5 mm
Width: 8.2 mm
Thickness: 3.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 13th September 2018 - Wednesday 10th October 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 30205
Other reference: AMD102018

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Multiple

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Ashwellthorpe and Fundenhall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM1696
Four figure Latitude: 52.51904875
Four figure longitude: 1.18221764
1:25K map: TM1696
1:10K map: TM19NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: 4 days ago
Updated: 4 days ago

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