NLM-B7B8A2: Medieval Strap End

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STRAP END

Unique ID: NLM-B7B8A2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete copper-alloy sheet medieval strap end. The two-plate strap end is tongue shaped and has been notched just above a trefoil knop. There is a copper-alloy rivet near the attachment edge and though the trefoil terminal. The strap end has been horizontally bent midway down both plates. The surviving length is 38.5mm, the width is 11.7mm and the weight is 4.12g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38.5 mm
Width: 11.7 mm
Weight: 4.12 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 18th October 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM09022

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Wrought

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Epworth

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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