Record Details

NHER Number:38104
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Unusual medieval strap fitting

Summary

Metal detecting here in 2002 recovered an unusual copper alloy medieval strap fitting. The fitting was made from one piece of metal with part of it bent over to form a clip. Sections of the fitting had zig-zag decoration seen on other medieval artefacts.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 96 08
Map Sheet:TF90NE
Parish:SHIPDHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Before May 2002. Metal detecting.
Unusual medieval strap fitting.
See description by Suffolk FLO in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 4 March 2003.

June-July 2017. Metal detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [1].
DDMD072017 - PAS details to follow.
H. Mellor (HES), 2 August 2017.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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