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Record ID: NMS-63928D
Object type: DRESS HOOK
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete post-medieval copper alloy openwork hooked tag, rectangular loop, as Read 2008 early post-medieval single sharp-hooked clasp Class E, Type 2, nos. 317-8. Hook missing. Width 11mm. Extant length 19.5mm. 16th century.
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Thursday 5th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-636F5E
Object type: DIVIDERS
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
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Roman copper alloy zoomorphic spindle from a pair of dividers in the form of a bird perched on the top of a shaft. The pointed oval head has a blind hole drilled on either side of the head The wings are splayed out from the body and slightly recessed. The body tapers into the tail. The feathers on wings and tail are both indicated by a series of fine engraved lines. The integrally cast cylindrical shank exhibits a vertical perforation 5mm long. The tip exhibits a circumferential grooved collar. A similar example with a bovine-headed terminal was found in Suffolk in 2004 (SF-A3C1A5).
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Thursday 6th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-633EB7
Object type: STEELYARD WEIGHT
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
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Roman lead steelyard weight, sub pear-shaped, stumps of missing iron loop visible in the narrowed upper end. Height 43mm. Diameter 41mm. Weight 270g. Mid 1st - 4th century.
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Thursday 5th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-628373
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete Roman copper alloy finger ring dating to the period c. AD 43 - 409. Less than half remains. The loop expands from a worn break into the shoulder which exhibits a lenticular moulding below a narrow transverse collar followed by a domed oval boss. On the other side is a second transverse collar followed by a break.
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Thursday 5th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-621C62
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Late Saxon to medieval crude, flattened plano-convex lead spindle whorl or weight with central perforation - diameter 24.5mm, height 9mm, hole diameter 7-8mm, weight 27.35g. 11th - 14th century.
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Friday 6th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-620499
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete Late Iron Age to Early Roman Langton Down brooch of Mackreth's Chapter 2, Type 2.b dating to the period c. AD 25 - 60. The wings form a cylindrical hood which house the remains of the spring and axis bar. There is a pointed oval slot cut in the centre to house the missing pin. The bow is divided from the spring case by a crescentic cross-moulding. The bow tapers from the head and terminates in an old break. It exhibits reeded longitudinal moulding. The lower, bow, foot and catchplate are missing. See@ Mackreth, D.F., 2011, Vol. I, p. 33 - 34.
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 29th May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-61C11E
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete medieval to post-medieval cast copper alloy cooking vessel leg, oval-sectioned with slightly expanded pad foot, damaged hollow upper end. Extant height 56mm. Weight 98.67g. 14th - 17th century.
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Thursday 5th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-6197BE
Object type: HARNESS FITTING
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Fragment of Late Saxon copper alloy bridle cheek piece: scrap of arm ending in an oval loop. Williams 2007, 2, Type 1. Extant length 24mm. Width of loop 19.5mm. Thickness 4.5mm. Weighs 5.70g. 11th century.
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Thursday 5th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-613BBC
Object type: LOCK
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy lock pin dating to the period c. AD 43 - 409. The circular head is 'spindle-shaped' and tapers into a tapering circular-sectioned shank. Cf. Crummy 1983, 124, nos. 4142-3. These are often identified as local pins from a locking mechanism, but may have had other functions such as decorative fittings or furniture handles.
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 29th May 2018
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Record ID: NMS-5FB4B6
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete copper alloy umbonate plate brooch of Mackreth's (2011) Chapter 7 Type 6.d. The boss exhibits two concentric rings of triangular cells, some of whcih retain traces of blue enamel. This is then bordered by a concentric groove flanked on either side by a prominent ridge. The bordering flange is heavily damaged, but retains traces of three projecting rounded lobes, each of which bears a stamped dot and circle. See: Mackreth, D.F, 2011, Vol. I, p. 165 & Vol. II, p. 111, pl. 108, no. 11180.
Created on: Thursday 5th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 29th May 2018
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