Find Spot record ARG 095 - Findspot of Medieval artefacts including pins, buttons, brooches and fish hooks, Thorpeness

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Summary

Items in Ipswich Museum from Thorpeness include:- pins, buttons, brooches and fish hooks. Formerly recorded as ARG MISC

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 47 60 (1000m by 1000m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM46SE
Civil Parish ALDRINGHAM CUM THORPE, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Items in Ipswich Museum from Thorpeness include:-
1920-74.119 Hexagonal button, 1920-74.118 gypcere C14 with religious inscription, 1920-74.120 two fish hooks, 1920-74.121 7 eyes and 2 hooks, 1920-74.123 8 lace tags, 1920-74.124 small bronze ornament, 1920-74.125 lead button, 1920-74.126 foundation of large gilt brooch, 1920-74.127 part of strap end (fide London Museum 1961), 1920-74.131 portion of gypcere handle, 1920-74.133 brass box for weights, C15 C16, Layard collection, 1920-74.127 two bronze leather thong ends (S2).
Also 1935-65.15C bronze pin from Major Moor collection (S3). Most probably from coastal erosion.
Also see Misc finds from Thorpeness Point.

Formerly recorded as ARG MISC

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): Ganz Charles, The Thorpeness finds April 1911, PSIA,14,1911,(2),243-249.
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1920-74.61 etc.
  • <S3> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1935-65.ext.

Finds (8)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Dec 15 2017 2:45PM

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