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Record ID: NMS-40D53B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Worn medieval silver penny of Edward I or II dating to the period c. AD 1300 - 1327. Uncertain class. Mint of London.
Created on: Tuesday 22nd May 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-3E205D
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval copper alloy single loop buckle with sheet metal plate dating to the period c. AD 1200 - 1450. Narrowed and offset strap bar with a small knop at either end. The frame expands in width from each knop to the front of the frame. The pin is wrapped around the strap bar and exhibts a transverse ridge approximately halfway along its length. The plate consists of the strip of sheet metal folded around the strap bar and with a rectangular notch cut to allow the pin to swivel. Three dome-headed rivets with roved-over ends in a triangular arrangement hold the two halves of the plate to…
Created on: Tuesday 22nd May 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-3DEC3A
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Fragment of a medieval copper alloy sheet buckle plate dating to the period c. AD 1200 - 1500. Rectangular sheet plate broken across the line of the strap bar. It exhibts a rectangular notch whcih would have allowed the pin to swivel on the strap bar. It exhibits one rivet hole just behind the notch for the pin and two rivet holes at the attachment end. Traces of gilding survive on one side of the plate.
Created on: Tuesday 22nd May 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 22nd May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-2C7CD6
Object type: THIMBLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Late medieval to early post medieval copper alloy thimble dating to the period c. AD 1300 - 1550. It is formed of a single piece of sheet copper alloy, cylindrical with a domed top which now has a jagged circular aperture. The exterior is covered in a series of hand-punched circular pits. A circumferential groove runs around the mouth. Similar thimbles have been dated to the later part of the medieval period (c. AD 1400-1550) by Edwin Holmes (Sewing Thimbles FRG Datasheet 9) and are commonly known as "beehive" thimbles. Egan (1998) illustrates a number of copper alloy thimbles dating …
Created on: Monday 21st May 2018
Last updated: Monday 21st May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-2AA9A9
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval copper alloy single loop buckle dating to the period c. AD 1200 - 1400. D-shaped loop with an offset strap bar which has an oval knop at either end. The front edge is expanded, with a central constriction for a sheet metal roller, flanked at either end by a rounded knop. The roller exhibits a wide central groove for the pin rest flanked on either side by a series of narrow transverse grooves. The pin is missing. See: Egan &Pritchard, 2002, p. 74, no. 301.
Created on: Monday 21st May 2018
Last updated: Monday 21st May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-2A696B
Object type: STRAP END
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval copper alloy composite strap end dating to the period c. AD 1300 - 1450. It consists of two symmetrical sheet metal plates with a forked spcaer in the centre, The forked spacer terminates in a projecting collared knop. The three components are held together by a copper alloy rivet at either end of the sheets. Both rivets sit flush with the surfaces of the plates. See: Egan & Pritchard, 2002, p. 142 - 143, no. 660.
Created on: Monday 21st May 2018
Last updated: Monday 21st May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-2A19F4
Object type: MIRROR CASE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete Medieval copper alloy hinged mirror case dating to the period c. AD 1300 - 1500. Normally these artefacts consist of two matching circular hinged discs that close together in order to protect the mirror, however, only one of the disc remains. This has an inwards facing rim that project down at a right angle fromm the top of the disc. Projecting from one side is the stub of the clasp. On the opposite side of the frame a broken section indicated the position of the missing pierced double lug. The upper surface is decorated with a cross formed of two lines of opposed triangles …
Created on: Monday 21st May 2018
Last updated: Monday 21st May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-29E91B
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete medieval to post medieval foot from a cooking vessel such as a cauldron, posnet or skillet dating to the period c. AD 1300 - 1700. The leg has a worn break at the top. It is trapezoidal in cross-section with a slightly concave reverse and expands into the moulded foot. The front is divided by a prominent central mid-rib,flanked by a shallower rib on either side. It exhibits traces of sooting. The vessels to which these were attached were usually of a tripod form and were widely used from circa AD 1200-1700 for serving and cooking. Butler and Green (2003) 15, state 'there is…
Created on: Monday 21st May 2018
Last updated: Monday 21st May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-297E6D
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Worn late medieval silver penny of uncertain ruler dating to the period c. AD 1351 - 1549. Mint of York. Both faces are heavily worn.
Created on: Monday 21st May 2018
Last updated: Monday 21st May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-295CC3
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Worn medieval silver penny of Henry III dating to the period AD 1236 - 1242. Class 7c. Moneyer: Nichole. Mint of London. See: North, Vol. I, p. 180, no. 980.
Created on: Monday 21st May 2018
Last updated: Monday 21st May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-D986BD
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Worn medieval silver penny of Edward I dating to the period c. AD 1305 - 1310. Mint of Canterbury. See: North, Vol. II, p. 24, nos. 1040 - 1043.
Created on: Thursday 17th May 2018
Last updated: Thursday 17th May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-D68FC1
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Copper alloy rim fragment from a cooking vessel of medieval to post medieval date. The fragment probably derives from a cooking vessel such as a cauldron, posnet or skillet. Outward-flaring rim. A verticval casting seam is visible running down the exterior face.Thick traces of sooting on the exterior face. See: Butler, R., Green, C. and Payne, N. 2009 'Cast copper-alloy cooking vessels' Finds Research Group AD700-1700 Datasheet 41 Egan G. 1998 The Medieval Household Daily Living c. 1150-c.1450 Museum of London, London, The Stationary Office Weight: 43g.
Created on: Thursday 17th May 2018
Last updated: Thursday 17th May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-D60EBD
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete medieval to post medieval leg from a cooking vessel such as a posnet or skillet dating to the period c. AD1300 - 1700. The leg has a worn break at the top and bottom. Broadly triangular in cross-section, the leg exhibits a horizontal rib running across the front, with a slight vertical rib projecting from one side. Traces of sotting are visible on both sides. The vessels to which these were attached were usually of a tripod form and were widely used from circa AD 1200-1700 for serving and cooking. Butler and Green (2003) 15, state 'there is evidence that (cast copper alloy…
Created on: Thursday 17th May 2018
Last updated: Thursday 17th May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-D5F8E8
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Copper alloy rim fragment from a cooking vessel of medieval to post medieval date. The fragment probably derives from a cooking vessel such as a cauldron, posnet or skillet. See: Butler, R., Green, C. and Payne, N. 2009 'Cast copper-alloy cooking vessels' Finds Research Group AD700-1700 Datasheet 41 Egan G. 1998 The Medieval Household Daily Living c. 1150-c.1450 Museum of London, London, The Stationary Office Weight: 19g.
Created on: Thursday 17th May 2018
Last updated: Thursday 17th May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-AA8C3E
Object type: BULLA
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval lead papal bulla of Martin IV (AD 1281-85), in good condition with a nice light white and grey patination. The obverse is very clear with the normal MAR/TINVS/•PP•IIII•. The right-hand side has been trimmed by cutting to produce a clear facet edge sloping upwards to the obverse face. The reverse is also clear, although slightly more worn and with less relief; this may be due to the unequal wear often seen on different bulla faces, but could it be due to the reverse die also being a little more worn. The combination of wear and corrosion means that none of the usual die f…
Created on: Tuesday 15th May 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 15th May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-064D39
Object type: THIMBLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Late medieval to early post medieval copper alloy thimble dating to the period c. AD 1300 - 1550. It is formed of a single piece of sheet copper alloy, cylindrical with a domed, closed top. The exterior is covered in a series of hand-punched circular pits. Two circumferential grooves run around the mouth. Similar thimbles have been dated to the later part of the medieval period (c. AD 1400-1550) by Edwin Holmes (Sewing Thimbles FRG Datasheet 9) and are commonly known as "beehive" thimbles. Egan (1998) illustrates a number of copper alloy thimbles dating from the 14thcentury onwards. …
Created on: Wednesday 25th April 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-062482
Object type: DAGGER
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval copper alloy pommel cap from a dagger or sword dating to the period c. AD 1400 - 1500. Oval and domed in form, it exhibits a rectangular slot at the apex filled with corroded iron from the missing tang. Radiating from around the slot is a moulded six-armed impeller. The lower edge of the pommel exhibits a recessed collar. The base is open and the interior is hollow. Within are traces of iron corrosion product. See: SF9193, a similar example recorded in Suffolk.
Created on: Wednesday 25th April 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-F5244F
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval silver groat of Henry VI (First reign) dating to the period AD 1422 - 1427. Annulet issue. Mint of Calais. See: North, Vol. II, p. 60, no. 1424.
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-F2B9E9
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Lead medieval or post medieval spindle whorl or weight dating to the period c. AD 1066 - 1700. Conical in form, with a flattened base and top and a central circular perforation.
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-F2A17A
Object type: BELL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval gilded copper alloy bell dating to the period c. AD 1250 - 1350. Rectangular shank with incomplete suspension loop at the top. Just below is a circular aperture filled with a red substance, possibly iron corrosion product. The body is formed of four sheet petals pushed inwards to enclose the copper alloy pea. Traces of gilding survive.
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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