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Record ID: NMS-2485D8
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Two post-medieval cooper alloy buttons with solid heads and integral loops, 16th century: - globular head with nipple, drilled loop. Diameter 10mm. length 15.7mm. - plano-convex head, non-drilled loop. Diameter 11.5mm. Length 12.3mm.
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-246D12
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval black-coated copper alloy double-looped buckle frame, both loops oval with gently angled edges, and with rust from an iron pin in the centre of the bar. Length and width 33.4 and 26.5mm. 16th century.
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-2456A4
Object type: ROWEL SPUR
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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End of one D-sectioned side with an elaborate terminal of a post-medieval copper alloy spur. A small drilled hole lies between two attachment holes and amongst V-sectioned transverse and oblique grooves. There is a small lateral projection next to the outer fixing hole. On the short extant piece of the side there are two oblique grooves and one parallel moulded groove. Comparable with two rowel spurs from Beeston Castle, Cheshire (Ellis, B. in Ellis 1993, 165, fig, 112, nos. 2 and 3). Extant length 39.5mm. Thickness 3mm. First half 17th century.
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-242BBA
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval double-looped buckle frame, both loops trapezoidal, with iron staining around the bar and on parts of the reverse, probably from the plate. From the ends of the edge of one loop spring "large lobed knops on the end of winged extensions", cf. Whitehead 2003, nos. 526-7. Length and width 27.8 and 40.9mm. c.1620 - c.1680.
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-240CFE
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy double-looped buckle frame, both loops oval, with a lobe at all four corners and at the ends of the bar. Very similar to Whitehead 2003, no. 382. Length 38mm. Width 22.5mm. c.1550 - c.1650.
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-23EC06
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy double-looped buckle frame, both loops trapezoidal, gently angled in profile, with remains of an iron pin loop, a pin notch on one edge and a transverse groove at both ends of both edges. Comparable with Whitehead 2003, nos. 523-4, but smaller and with an elongated or spikey lobe at the ends of the bar. Length 24.7mm. Width 16.5mm. c.1620 - c.1680.
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-23C159
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy oval shoe buckle frame with remains of an embedded iron spindle, broadly comparable with Whitehead 2003, nos. 618 and 619, but on the edges a broad moulded groove is flanked by pairs of narrow grooves and the sides are marked by multiple notches. Length and width 32.7 and 24.6mm. c.1660 - c.1720.
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-2393CC
Object type: KEY (LOCKING)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy rotary key with a small lobe at the proximal end, a circular bow, a collar at the start of the solid, round-sectioned shank which tapers to a blunt terminal, and a bit that is plain apart from a small grooved projection on the underside. Width of bow 19.7mm. Length 53.4mm. Bit 6 x 5.5 x 3mm. Perhaps 17th - 18th century.
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-236050
Object type: HARNESS MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy harness mount in the form of a sexfoil with details moulded in counter-relief. Of two integral flat-sectioned attachment spikes on the reverse one is incomplete. Very similar to NLM-8D2D2E, SF-8E0D98 and SF-8E0014. Diameter 21.5mm. Thickness excluding spikes 1.8mm.17th century.
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: WMID-22391C
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Worcestershire
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An incomplete copper alloy possible strap end or knife handle of probable late Medieval to Post Medieval date (c. AD 1400-1700). The object is sub-rectangular in plan, curving and widening at its terminal to a triangular point. The opposite end has two projections which would have attached it to a strap or handle of an implement. The terminal end is flat with openwork cells and shows traces of mother of pearl inlay. The other half of the object is D-shaped in cross-section and has four raised ribs running across the main body. The reverse of the object is flat at the terminal end and c…
Created on: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-115F36
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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A Scottish copper-alloy twopence or Turner of Charles II dating to the period AD 1663 - 1677. Thistle reverse. Mint uncertain. Spink, p.91, no.5625.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: IOW-111A9C
Object type: RIVET
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
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A complete possible rivet of probable post-Medieval date (c. 1750-c. 1850). The object is sub-circular in cross-section and the flaring head is sub-circular in plan. The shaft tapers in width and thickness from the head towards the bottom where there is blunt rounded point. This object has a patchy green patina. Length: 94.6mm; width: 16.0mm; thickness: 15.1mm. Weight: 47.46g.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-10C2E4
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy oval shoe buckle frame with a V-sectioned pin notch and remains of an embedded iron spindle. Cf. Whitehead 2003, nos. 600 and 601. Length and width 29.8 and 25.4mm. c.1660 - c.1720.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-10B02B
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval white-metal coated copper alloy double-looped buckle frame similar to Whitehead 2003, nos. 440-1, with a pair of transverse engraved grooves at the ends of the bar. Length 39.6mm. Width 27.2mm. c.1600 - c.1720.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: IOW-109AEA
Object type: BOOK FITTING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
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A complete post-Medieval copper-alloy book clasp dating to the period (c. 1700-c. 1850). This flat book clasp is cruciform in plan and the main body has three trifoliate lobes or fleurs, each with an aperture measuring 1.9mm. The stem of the cross has parallel sides and the end is recurved to form a hook. The fitting is reddish brown with green corrosion products. Length: 50.0mm; width: 40.7mm; thickness: 1.0mm; thickness including hook: 8.1mm. Weight: 4.99g. Compare with similar fittings: IOW-39608A; NCL-171DB7; WMID-4C8A2A and YORYM-C61F91.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-109A86
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy double-looped buckle frame, both loops trapezoidal, with a narrowed bar. Length 39mm. Width 25.5mm. Cf. Whitehead 2003, no.501. c. 1570-c.1700.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-107EA6
Object type: DRESS HOOK
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy hooked tag with a trapezoidal loop and a hollow-backed circular plate with a human facing mask within a double pelleted border, to be viewed with the hook upwards. Read 2008, early post-medieval single sharp-hooked clasp Class E, Type 3, closest to ibid. no. 328. Length 33mm. Width 13.4mm. 16th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-106DF0
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
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Copper alloy sestertius of Antoninus Pius, Rome, obverse [...], laureate head right, reverse [...] COS IIII, Annona standing right, RIC III, 964, 980 or 997, worn, AD156-8
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-106530
Object type: HARNESS MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy openwork harness mount with a pair of integral round-sectioned attachment spikes on the reverse. Very similar to IOW-73E023 and WILT-B867E7. Length and width 26.7 and 20.6mm. 17th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-105455
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post-medieval copper alloy button with flat head and a distorted drilled loop. The engraved decoration of a clock-wise four-bladed impeller is similar to Read 2005, no. 117 but with a central punched ring-and-dot and four crescents near the edge. Diameter 23.5mm. 17th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-1046DD
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
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Copper alloy nummus of Theodora, Trier, reverse PIETAS ROMANA, mintmark TRS[branch], AD337-41
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-10323E
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy button consisting of an almost flat head and an integral drilled loop. The slightly convex front is decorated with a rectangular grid of closely spaced pellets. Cf. SUR-41B3A4, IOW-1D4735, DENO-A66E6 and YORYM- F6AB63. Diameter 13.4mm. Length 11.7mm. 16th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-100FDD
Object type: ROWEL SPUR
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete and distorted post-medieval copper alloy rowel spur with remains of an iron rowel pin. The terminals and the rowel are missing. The sides are D-sectioned and the form of the neck and rowel box is very close to those of two spurs from Norwich (Margeson 1993, nos. 1799 and 1800). Length of neck and rowel box 29mm. First half 17th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0FF515
Object type: SPOON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Slightly bent stem of a copper alloy spoon, hexagonally-sectioned and with a seal top. The break is across the springing of the bowl. Length 68mm. Diameter of top 13.5mm. Mid 16th - mid 17th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0F97A9
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Medieval cast copper alloy buckle, filed flat-sectioned annular frame, copper alloy wire pin. Diameter 13.5mm. 1.5mm thick. 14th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0F58C1
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy button with an integral drilled loop: a biconical, hollow openwork head with a small central nipple, six sub-triangular perforations on the front face, and six perforations on the rear face (two not fully perforated). Comparable with Baart et al. 1977, 185, no. 235, Margeson 1993, 20-2, fig. 11 no. 102 and Read 2005, 30, no. 93. Diameter 10mm. Length 17mm. 16th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: IOW-0F3C48
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete and corroded Roman copper-alloy coin, probably an as dating to the period c. AD 41-250. Unclear reverse type. Obverse: Illegible; Traces of unclear bust. Reverse: Illegible; Unclear. Length: 23.3mm; width: 23.2mm. Weight: 6.61g.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0F154A
Object type: THIMBLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy thimble with a plain band around the base and with the sides and almost flat top covered by a spiral of ovoid indentations. Height 17mm. Diameter 18mm. 16th - 17th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: LIN-0F06BA
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Roman copper alloy sestertius of Commodus (AD 180-92), probably dating to AD 181-2 (Reece Period 9), probably TR P VII IMP IIII COS III P P S C, Jupiter seated left. Mint of Rome. RIC III, p. 405, cf. no. 322a.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0E6E04
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Lincolnshire
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Copper alloy coin. Nummus of Constantius II (323-361), Gloria Exercitus issue of 336-340, possibly Trier mint, Reece period 17. Obverse description: Youthful bust laureate cuirassed right Obverse inscription: [---]ONSTANTIVS NOB C Reverse description: Two soldiers with one standard between them; triangular top to standard. Reverse inscription: [GLOR] IA EXERC [ITVS] In exergue: possibly TR[-] Diameter: 14.6mm, Weight: 1.27gms, die axis: 6
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0E6C59
Object type: PIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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An incomplete copper-alloy brooch or buckle pin of medieval date, c.AD 1350 - 1400. The pin is sub-rectangular in plan with a square section. One end is curved into an open ovate loop where it would have fitted around the frame. From the loop the pin tapers to a worn break. Three transverse ridges are present at the junction of the loop and pin proper. The metal has a dark green patina and is worn. The pin is 26.1mm long, 4.4mm wide, 5.1mm thick and weighs 3.6g. Similar pins have been recorded on the PAS database, for examples see: NMGW-1F09BE, LIN-674A2C, NMS-038566 and YORYM-74FB37…
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0E5BF7
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Lincolnshire
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Copper alloy coin. Radiate of Volusian (251-253), in very fine condition, possibly mint of Antioch, cf. RIC vol.4 part 3 no. 213 which is an antonianus of Gordian III and ibid. page 13, though this coin is not per se listed. Obverse description: Radiate bust right, with neckerchief, straggly beard, large eyes and ears. Obverse inscription: IMP CAE C VIB VOLVSIANO AVG Reverse description: Sol advancing left in radiate crown, right arm raised, left holding crook and cloak Reverse inscription: ORIENS AVGG Diameter: 22.9mm, Weight: 3.37gms, die axis: 12
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0E59C7
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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An incomplete copper-alloy buckle of medieval date, c.AD 1150 - 1450. All that remains is one plate of a sub-rectangular box plate. Four rivets are retained; one at each corner of the plate, and it appears undecorated. The metal has a mid-green patina and is worn. The buckle is 22.4mm long, 31.9mm wide, 4.3mm thick and weighs 7.7g. Similar, though more complete examples can be seen on the PAS database as YORYM-E1BBFE, YORYM-2AA5B4, YORYM-4518BA, YORYM-739378, YORYM-0E7C63, YORYM-23C8D1, CORN-D7ECF6 and SUR-CCD3D5.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0E4E9A
Object type: SEAL BOX
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Lincolnshire
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Copper alloy seal box fragment. Cast sub-rectangular box fragment with rounded corners, with most of two sides remaining and with a lug at one end where one of the other sides is lost. The top of the box bears three overlapping curvilinear oval figures, one larger than the others. Two spots of bright orange enamel occupy small cells formed by the intersection of larger and smaller ovals, with a further leaf-shaped spot of cobalt blue enamel occupying another part of one of the smaller ovals. The use of polychrome enamel allied to decorative forms in a native tradition points to a 2nd-c…
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0E4AD8
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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An incomplete copper-alloy buckle of medieval date, c.AD 1350 - 1400. The buckle is a single loop sub-oval with an expanded outer edge and a narrowed and offset strap bar. The expanded end has a central transverse groove which likely acted as a rest for the pin. The pin no longer remains. The metal has a dark green patina and is worn. The buckle is 15.2mm long, 13.1mm wide, 3.1mm thick and weighs 1.6g. A similar example is illustrated in Whitehead, p.27, no.137 and is dated to circa AD 1350 - 1400. Ref: Whitehead, R. (1996). Buckles 1250-1800. Chelmsford: Greenlight Publishing.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0E315C
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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An incomplete copper-alloy buckle of medieval date, c.AD 1350 - 1450. The buckle has a single looped oval frame with a projecting lip to the outer edge. From the opposite side of the loop two arms of an integral forked spacer extend, each terminating in a worn break. The metal has a dark green patina and is worn. The buckle is 18.4mm long, 15.2mm wide, 1.9mm thick and weighs 1.1g. A similar example is illustrated in Whitehead, p.37, no.216 and is dated to circa AD 1350 - 1450. Ref: Whitehead, R. (1996). Buckles 1250-1800. Chelmsford: Greenlight Publishing.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0E252A
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Lincolnshire
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Copper alloy brooch. Cast trumpet brooch, Mackreth type TR 1.a3. A plain trumpet head with outer border bears a central cast hinged pin. This protrudes from between the four coils of a spring with a chord tucked under it behind the head. A separate drawn wire passes through both the lug and the spring, presumably with the hinged pin mounted on it, to emerge as a top loop with a sleeve crimping it above the heads of the brooch. A tiny [diameter 4.5mm] coiled wire loop, flattened on one side, is itself wrapped around the top loop, perhaps as the first element of a chain. The upper bow na…
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0E1368
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Lincolnshire
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Copper alloy coin. Nummus of the House of Valentinian (364-378), probably a Victory left issue of 364-378 on a reddish flan, Reece period 18. Obverse description: Bust possibly cuirassed right. Reverse description: possibly Victory advancing left Reverse inscription: possibly [SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE] Diameter: 15.8mm, Weight: 1.43gms, die axis: probably 12
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0E115B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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A copper-alloy Northumbrian Styca of Aethelred II dating to the period AD 840 - 844. First reign. Moneyer name around cross reverse type. Moneyer Leofthegn. Mint of Northumbria. North, Vol 1, p.72, no.188.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0E0233
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy coin. Nummus of the House of Constantine (306-361), possibly emperor left issue of 348-350, Reece period 18, on a small round flan; alternatively, of the House of Valentinian (364-378), Victory left, a suggestion prompted by a reddish tint to the flan. Obverse description: Bust probably diademed right. Reverse description: probably Emperor advancing left with labarum [on galley?] Reverse inscription: possibly [FEL TEMP REPARATIO] Diameter: 14.8mm, Weight: 1.24gms, die axis: probably 12
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0DF5BD
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: North Yorkshire
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A copper-alloy Northumbrian Styca of Aethelred II dating to the period AD 840 - 844. First reign. Moneyer name around cross reverse type. Moneyer Leofthegn. Mint of Northumbria. North, Vol 1, p.72, no.188.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0DDB53
Object type: THIMBLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Partly squashed medieval copper alloy domed thimble. Above a plain band around the base the sides are covered with many vertical lines of between five and eight small round indentations. The dome carries six concentric circles of the same around a small plain area at the top. Diameter c.17mm. Height c.14mm. Mid 14th - 15th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0DCB09
Object type: BOOK FITTING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval copper alloy hooked book clasp with a punched fleur-de-lis and curving grooves near the expanded terminal and transverse grooves near the hook. Between terminal and hook the sides run parallel. Length 33.3mm. Width 15.5mm. 16th century.
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Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0DA97E
Object type: NAIL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
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Copper alloy nail. Cast square section shank with a flat round top, and with a pointed, possibly broken, tip. Copper alloy nails were favoured for use in settings like mills and threshing barns, where dust presented the risk of explosion were a spark to be struck. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1800-1900. Length: 23.8mm, Diameter (head): 9.3mm, Thickness (shank): 3.7mm, Weight: 2.15gms
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0DA867
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post-medieval black-coated copper alloy double-looped buckle frame, both loops oval, with a lobe at the ends of the bar and a crudely moulded rosette in the centre of the edges. The whole is slightly curved in profile, probably through distortion. The form is comparable with Whitehead 2003, no. 408. An example from Camber Castle was found in a context dated 1543-1637 (Biddle et al. 2001, 260, fig. 7.2 no. 27). Length 44.2mm. Width 25.2mm. c.1550 - c.1650
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0D98F3
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy coin. Nummus of the House of Constantine (306-361); Trier mint Gloria Exercitus issue, probably of 336-340, Reece period 17 Obverse description: Youthful bust laureate and cuirassed right. Reverse description: Two soldiers with [probably] one standard between them. Reverse inscription: [GLORIA EXERCITVS] In exergue: TR[--] Diameter: 13.1mm, Weight: 1.08gms, die axis: 6
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0D87AD
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Medieval to post-medieval white-metal coated copper alloy double-looped buckle frame with a D-sectioned pin, both loops oval, with a slight lobe at the ends of the bar. Length 29mm. Width 21mm. 15th - mid 16th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0D774B
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Very worn and incomplete Roman tinned copper alloy Colchester Derivative brooch, rear hook brooch (Mackreth, 2011, type CD RH). Broken rear-hook and damaged C-sectioned wingswith traces of knurled vertical mouldings, spring missing. D-sectioned bow, foot and catchplate missing. Extant wingspan 31mm. Extant length 23mm. AD 43 - 60.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0D5064
Object type: PIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Incomplete Middle Saxon copper alloy pin with most of the shank missing. The head is globular and there is a no collar. Rogers, N. in Evans and Loveluck 2009, Type 100. Extant length 18mm. Head diameter 8mm. Early 8th - mid 9th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0D43F2
Object type: KEY (LOCKING)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy key fragment. Ornate cast cruciform bow from a rotary key, broken across a rounded moulding dividing bow from stem; the stem was hollow. Drilled holes appear in the three rounded terminals to the cross arms, and there is a rhomboid aperture which they surround. A slight distortion may hint at bending of the stem before it broke. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1700-1900. Length: 48.5mm, Height: 34.1mm, Thickness: 11.1mm, Weight: 20.75gms
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Alkborough', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-0D3A0D
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy unidentified object fragment. Cast rectangular flat-sided block, retaining crisp edges overall, and broken, probably by fortuitous impact or plough strike, along one side. Suggested date: Post-Medieval to Modern, 1850-1950. Length: 43.8mm, Width: 31.5mm, Thickness: 10.0mm, Weight: 90.35gms
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Alkborough', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NMS-0D34DC
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Medieval copper alloy double-looped buckle frame, both loops oval. Length and width 23 and 18mm. Mid 14th - 15th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NLM-0D30BA
Object type: WHEEL
Broad period: MODERN
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy wheel. Probably die-stamped drive wheel from a clockwork toy steam engine, with ten spokes of plano-convex section radiating from a broad central thickened hub to a flanged rim, and with a socket for a drive shaft set abutting the hub between two of the spokes. Iron staining on the back suggests the wheel was formerly mounted on a steel axle. Probably modelled at a scale of 1:32 or 54mm. Suggested date: Modern, 1900-1950. Diameter: 54.7mm, Thickness (at hub): 7.7mm, Weight: 21.01gms
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Alkborough', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-0D276F
Object type: CANDLESTICK
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy possible candlestick fragment. Cast conical socket with a basal moulding and the mangled continuation of a shaft beneath it. The mouth of the socket is now a conical void, and the inner surface of the socket and the outer surface of the object overall are roughened, possibly by its having passed through fire. The size of the object might hint at its use with rush tapers or tallow dips, smaller and cheaper types of candle. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1650-1850. Height: 28.8mm, Diameter: 23.1mm, Weight: 25.13gms
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Alkborough', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NMS-0D0ECD
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Abraded and incomplete medieval gilt copper alloy trapezoidal buckle plate with pin slot, frame recesses, five rivet holes and engraved contour lines. Most of the rear part is missing. Length 34mm. Width 14.5mm (12mm at the inside edge; 10.1mm at the rear). 13th - 14th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0CF1C2
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy stud mount of medieval date, c.AD 1200 - 1400. The mount is shield shaped with an integral circular sectioned shaft projecting from the center of the reverse. The front surface bears heraldic decoration in red and blue enamel. The device is too worn to be determined though the main body is red with a band of blue to the upper edge - possibly the remains of a mark of cadency. The edges of the shield are brokena nd worn and the tip of the shaft is lost to a worn break. The metal has a mid-brown patina and is worn. The mount is 15.9mm long, 14.6mm wide, 3.9mm…
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0CB75A
Object type: STRAP END
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Incomplete, pitted and corroded probable late Roman strap end, tapering tongue-shaped, the upper end broken across twin perforations and with part of the base of a transverse split. The pitted and corroded face has the remains of twin longitudinal median knurled ribs. Length 36mm. Width 11.5mm. 3mm thick. Probably fourth to early fifth century AD.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0C9D5C
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Incomplete and abraded medieval gilt copper alloy buckle with an integral, flat, rectangular plate in which there is a pin hole and two rivet holes, one blocked with corroded iron. Most of the probably oval frame is missing. A rounded lateral projection marks the junction of plate and frame. Very faint traces of longitudinal engraved lines are visible near the sides of the former. Width of plate 19mm. 13th - 14th century.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0C9696
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy nummus of Constantine II dating to the period AD 327 - 328 (Reece Period 17). PROVIDEN-TIAE CAES reverse type depicting Camp-gate with two turrets, star above. Mint of Trier. RIC VII, p.212, no.505.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0C7F10
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy nummus of the House of Constantine dating to the period AD 318 - 324 (Reece Period 16). BEATA TRAN-QVILLITAS reverse type depicting globe on altar inscribed VO//TIS/XX with three stars above. Mint unclear.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-0C5AFB
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy radiate of an uncertain ruler dating to the period AD 260 - 275 (Reece Period 13). Uncertain reverse type depicting unclear figure advancing left. Mint unclear.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0C0251
Object type: COIN WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy coin weight for a unite of James I, 2nd coinage, revalued, obverse crowned XXII/ S with counterstamp at top left, reverse I R BRIT, crowned bust right with orb and sceptre, weight 9.82g, 1604-19
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0BEB79
Object type: JETTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy jetton of Hans Krauwinckel II, Nuremberg, Mercury Bust type, Mitchiner 1592 (same dies), 1586-1635
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-0BDC7E
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy farthing token of Lowestoft, Churchwardens' issue, Williamson 225, weight 3.40g, die axis 6 o'clock, 1669
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: PUBLIC-097DCA
Object type: SPUR
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete, cast copper-alloy, Anglo-Scandinavian (AD c. 1000-1125) Urnes-style zoomorphic prick spur neck. Description: The object comprises a copper-alloy tubular sleeve, decorated in Urnes style and with an iron core. The neck has zoomorphic decoration consisting of a beast's head with bulging, elongated eyes, moulded ears or crests and a moulded mouth, from which projects the corroded remains of the point of the iron goad. Two tendril-like mouldings curl back and down from the nose on each side of the face, creating a ridged channel on the underside. The wider end of the neck …
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-FCD97D
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy nummus of Valentinian I dating to the period AD 364 - 378 (Reece Period 19). GLORIA ROMANORVM reverse type depicting Emperor with standard, dragging captive right. Mint unclear.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-FC1193
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy barbarous radiate copying the deified Claudius II dating to AD 275 - 285 (Reece Period 14). CONSECRATIO reverse depicting altar. Mint unclear.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-FBE11E
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Very worn and incomplete Roman copper alloy Colchester Derivative, rear hook brooch (Mackreth, 2011, type CD RH). Broken rear-hook and C-sectioned wings, one a stump, the other incomplete, spring missing. oval-sectioned bow with slight traces of vertical mouldings at upper end. Foot and catchplate missing. Extant wingspan 16mm. Extant length 27.5mm. AD 43 - 60.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-FBDE55
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy bow and fantail brooch of Roman date, c.AD 50 - 150. Only the fantail now remains, the rest having been lost to worn breaks. The fantail is triangular and a transverse collar is present at the narrower end, where it would have joined the upper bow. The front of the fantail is decorated with a central column of three vertically aligned conjoined lozenge shaped cells. These cells are flanked by smaller recessed triangular cells. No enamel is retained. The worn remains of a catchplate project from the reverse of the lower bow. The metal has a dark green patin…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: BH-FBD78C
Object type: RAZOR
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Central Bedfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A near complete cast copper-alloy worked blade with handle, probably a razor dating to the Roman period that may have formed part of a cosmetic set. The blade is broadly flat and triangular, with an ovate, now blunt, cutting edge, straight top-edge and rounded point. From the rear of the top edge extends a circular sectioned handle with a flat trefoil terminal. The handle is decorated with a series of concentric bands formed of moulded or incised lines. The middle band features several horizontal, regularly spaced, incised lines as decoration. The trefoil terminal is punctuated with th…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-FBD58E
Object type: COIN WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy coin weight for an uncertain denomonation, square and uniface, on the decorated face and uncertain design, perhaps a shield with two holes drilled into the surface. Perhaps adapted as an Apothecaries weight, 16x15mm, weight 5.86g, c.1350-1650 (probably c.1500-1650)
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
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Record ID: NARC-FBBCC4
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Leicestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper ally Nummus of uncertain Emperor (AD 330-402). Uncertain reverse type. Uncertain mint. Diameter: 23.90mm, Thickness: 1.72mm, Weight: 3.2g. The coin is missing portions of its outer flan and is heavily abraded and corroded.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-FBBCAE
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Medieval copper alloy annular buckle frame with a narrow central bar, pin missing. Very similar to Whitehead 2003, nos. 272-4, "in the form of a five petalled flower". Length 28.5mm. Width 27mm. c.1450 - c.1540.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-FBA9CE
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy Trumpet brooch of Roman date, c. AD 75 - 175. The head of the brooch is ovate with a concave reverse which retains a two tubular lugs. An axis bar remains fitted through the lugs, its ends terminating in worn breaks. An incomplete circular sectioned pin remains fitted around the axis bar in the space between the two lugs. A circular sectioned bow extends from the front of the head, curving to a circular acanthus-style moulding. Below the moulding is a worn break. The metal has a light green patina and is worn. The brooch is 32.8mm long, 26.1mm wide, 13.5mm …
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-FB9CFE
Object type: KEY (LOCKING)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post-medieval copper alloy rotary key with twin internal projections in a kidney-shaped bow, triple ribbed moulding at the top of a solid shank, plain rectangular bit. Length 33mm. Width of bow 16mm. Cf. Read 2001, 67-8, fig. 47 nos. 564-7. Mid 16th - 17th century.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NARC-FB8C49
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Leicestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy Radiate or Nummus of Uncertain Emperor (AD 260-402). Uncertain reverse type. Uncertain mint. Diameter: 14.84mm, Thickness: 1.33mm, Weight: 1.1g. The object is missing portions of its outer flan
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-FB8AC1
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy farthing of James I, large annulet initial mark, 1614-25
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
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Record ID: NARC-FB6B67
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Leicestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cast copper alloy Colchester derivative, rear hook brooch of Roman date (AD 45-60). The brooch has wide, tubular arms with recessed ends and a diagonal moulded, feature on each wing. The arms of the brooch are hollow to facilitate the axis bar which would have supported the hinged pin only a small spur of which is retained. The head of the brooch expands from the flat of the arms and is broadly ovoid in plan, tapering towards the foot of the brooch; the lower half of the bow is broken and missing. The bow has a double, moulded, beaded vertical rib as decoration. The met…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-FB4DD4
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy Trumpet brooch of Roman date, c. AD 75 - 175. The head is ovate with a concave reverse which retains a single centrally positioned semi-circular integral lug. An axis bar remains fitted through the lug, both end are broken and worn. Four turns of the spring remain around the axis bar with the outer ends joining to form a loop below the spring. One central turn projects to a worn break from which the pin would have extended. A circular sectioned bow extends from the front of the head, curving to a circular acanthus-style moulding flanked by double banded cir…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: SUR-FB3AB2
Object type: STRAP FITTING
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Medieval pentagonal strap loop with separate copper alloy rivet. The front and side bars have a D shaped cross section; the rear bar has a rectangular cross section. Late 14th century. As Read (2016) p36 number 222.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-FB31F1
Object type: SPOON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Post medieval copper alloy seal-top spoon dating to the period c. AD 1550 - 1650. A flat, circular terminal with moulded baluster moulding below comprising five collars of varying widths; the last tapering into the cylindrical handle which terminates in an old break. Similar examples are illustrated by Homer (1975:38) who categorises them as Seal Top types C and F, fluted or scrolled baluster seals, depending on their decoration which is worn on this exmaple. He dates both types to the mid-16th to mid-17th centuries. Several similar examples have been recorded on the PAS database inc…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
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Record ID: NMS-FB1EFD
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Incomplete post-Medieval copper-alloy pedestal/pendant seal matrix dating to the period c. AD1600-1700 It has a trefoil/tri-lobed openwork terminal. The flattened stem is narrowed and expands into the circular die, the face of whcih is engraved with a central sprig of foliage dividing the initials R F. Similar seal matrices have been published (Bailey 2000: 30, fig. 23; Read 2001: 81, fig. 52). Bailey, G. 2000. Finds Identified. Greenlight Publishing. Witham. Read, B., 2001 Metal artefacts of antiquity: A catalogue of small finds from specific areas of the United Kingdom Langport :…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
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Record ID: BH-FB08EE
Object type: SPEAR
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: Bedford
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete cast copper-alloy Late Bronze Age socketed spear dating to the period 1150-800 BC. The spear has a leaf-shaped blade that tapers towards the tip. The blade wings are bevelled, both of which are worn and damaged in places. The blade has a circular cross-section central rib running from tip to base, and wings that gradually expand before tapering inwards to connect to the socketed shaft. The shaft, which is circular in section, increases in diameter towards the open-ended terminal and has a loop halfway along each side made of a flat rhomboidal-shaped plate that sits in line w…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: SUR-FAF8AD
Object type: STRAP FITTING
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An undecorated copper alloy folded and unrecessed plate from a Medieval strap tensioner, complete with strap rivet. Circa 14th century.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: WREX-FAC184
Object type: SPOON
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Denbighshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Fragment of a late medieval or early Post-medieval copper alloy spoon dating to c. 1450-1600AD. The object is the knop or finial from the spoon handle which is broadly oval, or fig, shaped (Type G as defined by Homer (1975, 25)). Length: 24.3mm; width: 9.4mm; weight: 5.4g
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Llanrhaeadr-Yng-Nghinmeirch', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SUR-FAB0A2
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Cast copper alloy double loop sub-oval buckle with separate strap and pin bar. Circa 14th-15th century.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: WREX-FAAA77
Object type: SHOT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Flintshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Possible lead alloy dumbbell shot dating from the post-medieval period (1500-1700AD). Both of the ends of the dumbbell have been impacted causing multiple facets to be created. This may have resulted from the object being used as part of a group in a cannon like grapeshot. Length: 16.7mm; width: 8.3mm; weight: 5.8g
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Trelawnyd and Gwaenysgor', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-FA9659
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A cast copper alloy leg or foot from a copper alloy vessel probably a skillet or posset of later medieval date (1300 - 1600). The foot is broadly sub-rectangular in plan and section. The upper edge is broken with an uneven surface. The foot is a dark brown in colour with traces of carbonised soot deposits. Length: 36.7mm; width: 36.7mm; thickness: 12.9mm; weight: 80.6g
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Agden', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WREX-FA7239
Object type: BOOK FITTING
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Denbighshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy medieval book fitting dating to the Medieval period, c. 1350-1450. The object consists a rectangular projecting loop at the back edge of the object (effectively creating a strap-bar) which transitions into a circular body with a circular aperture at its centre (through which a stud attached to the book itself would have fitted). The upper surface is decorated with 5 ring and dot motifs. The back of the object is undecorated. Extending from the outer edge (opposite the rectangular loop) is a terminal the end of which is broken. Through the terminal, at right-angles to t…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Llantysilio', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NARC-FA654E
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Northamptonshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy Buckle frame of Medieval date (AD 1350-1425). The object has an oval frame with an integral spacer. The frame, on the outer edge at the apex, has a small triangular integral protrusion with a notch for the pin. The upper surface of the frame is sub-D-shaped in section. Integral to the strap bar is a forked spacer. There are two arms to the spacer which taper to a blunt point, although it has a straight and parallel exterior edge. The pin and plates are missing. The surface of the buckle frame has a dark brown pitted patina. Length: 38.81mm, Width: 20.41mm…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: WREX-FA56D8
Object type: HARNESS PENDANT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Denbighshire
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Cast copper alloy, shield-shaped, heraldic harness pendant of probable 14th-century date (c.1250 - 1450). There is the remains of an integral cast suspension loop located at the centre of the upper edge of the pendant. This is now broken but the loop would have been set at an angle of 90 degrees to the plane of the pendant. The front face of the pendant has traces of red and blue enamel surviving. The upper part of the shield appears to have a series of narrow triangles in red on a blue ground. The central and lower band are too degraded to identify their original form. The reverse…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Llanynys', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SUR-FA50F4
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
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Cast copper alloy single loop D shaped buckle, with rounded front and moulded pin rest. The strap bar has lobes at either end and is narrowed and offset. Circa 13th to 16th century.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: NARC-FA48BD
Object type: JETTON
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Northamptonshire
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An incomplete copper alloy Jetton of Post-Medieval date (AD 1500-1550). The object is of Anonymous stick and is of the rose - orb type. Struck at Nuremberg. Diameter: 24.45mm, Thickness: 0.82mm, Weigh: 0.9g. The coin is missing portions of its outer flan and has been bent and recurved along one edge. Mitchiner Vol I, P 380, No 1224.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: WREX-FA40FA
Object type: SWORD BELT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Flintshire
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An early post-medieval copper-alloy strap fitting from a sword belt hanger, dating to the period 1500 to 1700.The plate is sub triangular in shape with a trifoliate terminal and decorated with foliate decoration.There is a forward-facing globular-ended hook.There are two rivet holes, both of which retain the iron rivets. Suspended from the hook is a copper alloy suspension loop the outer edge of which is bevelled. Originally this object would have been one of three similar plates, which would have hung from a mount.See Read 2008, 220 No. 793 for a reconstructed example. Length (exclu…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Whitford', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NARC-FA3108
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Northamptonshire
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A fragment of a copper alloy Strip Brooch or Pendant of Early Medieval date (AD 600-900). The retained portion of the object is sub-ovate in plan with all edges abraded and broken. From the presumed upper edge there is a single projecting integral spur. The upper face of the object has a punched decoration composed of a repeating semi-circle with dot within. This follows the borders of the object. There is a double line of the same decoration running longitudinally down the centre of the plate. In centre of both the upper and lower portions of the retained plate there are partially ret…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: WREX-FA2A9F
Object type: COIN WEIGHT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Denbighshire
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A Medieval uniface copper-alloy coin-weight, possibly issued during the reign of Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain (c.1469-1504) and possibly issued in the Low Countries. This coin-weight is square in plan and rectangular in cross-section. Each edge is straight (i.e. not bevelled). The obverse has two busts, depicting Ferdinand and Isabella, facing each other within a beaded circular border. There is a letter F between the figures. The revers appears to be plain. Length: 13.9mm; width: 14.1mm; thickness: 2.3mm; weight: 2.5g
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Llanynys', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SUR-FA0CF0
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
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Convex copper alloy mount with three fixing lugs, 42.4mm in length. The mount has double concave sides with pointed knops at the midpoint and trefoil terminals. Circa 17th century.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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Record ID: WREX-F9EFA3
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Denbighshire
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An incomplete copper alloy bow brooch of the Wirral type dating to the Roman period. The object is a hinged example.The iron pin remains in situ. The head is stepped as is typical of this type only the base of the headloop survives. The upper bow is decorated with three raised vertical panels with alternating enamelled cells in each panel. None of the coloured enamel survives. Below the panels is a raised rounded knop. The bow tapers below the knop to a broken end.The foot, pin and catchplate are missing. The object has dark greenish brown patina. Length: 42.8mm; width: 12.1mm; thick…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Llanrhaeadr-Yng-Nghinmeirch', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NARC-F9DCA0
Object type: CROTAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Northamptonshire
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A complete copper alloy Crotal bell of a single cast form of Post-Medieval date (AD 1550-1750). The object comprises two hemispheres divided by a raised horizontal circumferential rib. There are two sound holes, one larger, one on either side of the integral rectangular suspension loop. The loop is sub-rectangular projects from the upper hemisphere. The lower hemisphere is composed of two circular sound holes close to the ridge between which is a rectangular sound slot. The upper hemisphere is decorated with a moulded repeating double curvilinear line, which are spatulate in form, with…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th September 2018
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Record ID: SUR-F9D7F2
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy double loop oval buckle with cusped edges, 30.3mm in length, complete with copper alloy pin curled around the bar. Circa 15th-16th century.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
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