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Unique ID: NMS-953B91

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

Fragment probably of a drop handle from medieval to post-medieval furniture, a rectangular-sectioned copper alloy bar broken at both ends, with both breaks just beyond a right-angled turn. The turns are set at 180 degrees to each other. Extant length 48mm. Cross-section 7.4 x 6.8-6.5mm. Cross-section beyond turns 6.8 x 6.8mm and 6.5 x 5.5mm. 15th - 16th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 48 mm
Width: 7.4 mm
Thickness: 6.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 14th October 2018 - Sunday 14th October 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: KLMD112018

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Waveney (District)
Parish or ward: St. Lawrence, Ilketshall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM3883
Four figure Latitude: 52.39324342
Four figure longitude: 1.49658766
1:25K map: TM3883
1:10K map: TM38SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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