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STRAP FITTING

Unique ID: NMS-89F92C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Small medieval copper alloy mount or stud from a belt or strap, comprising a rectangular head with two shallow longitudinal flutes on the gilt front face and an integral, oval-sectioned shank on the reverse. Head length, width and thickness 10, 8.5 and 1.5mm. Length of (bent) shank c.7mm. Mid 12th - 14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 10.5 mm
Width: 8.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 9th January 2018 - Friday 7th December 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 25765
Other reference: SB122018

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Congham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7123
Four figure Latitude: 52.77750198
Four figure longitude: 0.53373441
1:25K map: TF7123
1:10K map: TF72SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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