Record Details

NHER Number:35027
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Post medieval sword belt mount

Summary

Metal detecting here in 1998 recovered an early post medieval sword belt mount. This particular example was very worn but two iron rivets survived.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 21 95
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:TASBURGH, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

April 1998. Metal detecting.
Early post medieval sword belt mount, now very worn but originally sub-triangluar with a central vertical groove running down to a loop or hook. Two iron rivets. See for comparison looped example from Mutford, Suffolk.
Polaroid taken by NCM.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 15 June 1999.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SWORD BELT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

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