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BELL

Unique ID: NMS-6C16CF

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval copper alloy crotal bell with a non-drilled loop, iron pea, engraved gadroon decoration on both halves and, engraved within a semi-circular field on one side of the cleft, the founder's initials AG. Diameter 29.8mm. Height 38mm. 17th century.

Inscription: AG

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 38 mm
Diameter: 29.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 19th June 2018 - Monday 15th October 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 4084
Other reference: IND15102018GC

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Beeston with Bittering (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF8915
Four figure Latitude: 52.69967661
Four figure longitude: 0.79566178
1:25K map: TF8915
1:10K map: TF81NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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