Monument record ORF 226 - Bronze seal matrix with circular die reading (translation) 'the seal of the new custom [of/at] Orford'

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Summary

Bronze seal matrix with circular die reading (translation) 'the seal of the new custom [of/at] Orford'. Formerly recorded as ORF MISC

Location

Grid reference TM 4166 4995 (point)
Map sheet TM44NW
Civil Parish ORFORD, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Bronze seal matrix with circular die reading (translation) 'the seal of the new custom [of/at] Orford' with central representation of three-turreted gatehouse/castle with open doors. The 'custuma nova' on the seal was apparently the wool custom of 1275. Impression taken. Details & photographs in parish file (S1-S4).
Formerly recorded as ORF MISC

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Letter. Calver A (IMDC), letter to SAU, Martin E, December 1998, photo.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1)(S2)(S3)(S4).
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Letter. SAU, Martin E, letter to A Calver, January 1999.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Finds Report. SAU, Martin E, April 1998.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Newspaper Article. East Anglian Daily Times, 17 June 1998, 15, ill.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Apr 9 2019 2:17PM

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