BUCKLE

Unique ID: SF10358

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find validated and published by finds advisers

A copper-alloy oval-shaped buckle frame, 26mm in length and 23mm in width. The outer edge of the frame is decorated with two parallel transverse ridges, pairs of semi-circular knops occur where the frame meets the bar. The back face is undecorated. This buckle frame is likely to be early post-medieval in date (Cuddeford 1996).

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Length: 26 mm
Width: 23 mm
Weight: 4.73 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st December 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Miss Faye Minter - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Cambridgeshire
District: Huntingdonshire
To be known as: EASTON

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Character undetermined[scope notes]

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Created: Thursday 23rd January 2003
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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