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BUCKLE

Unique ID: NLM-B8BD63

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

Copper alloy

Buckle fragment, as identified by finder. Oval-ended plate formerly attached to a strap of 3.4mm thickness, wrapped around the pin bar of a double looped or spectacle buckle with low knops at either end of the pin bar. A pair of rivets of diameter 2.5mm fastened plate to strap. A bent pin protrudes from the slot in the plate. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1550-1650.

Length: 26.7mm, Height: 28.1mm, Thickness (of plate): 1.1mm, Weight: 5.44gms.

Class: Double Looped or Spectacle

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Length: 26.7 mm
Height: 28.1 mm
Thickness: 1.1 mm
Weight: 5.44 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st May 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM16446

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Cast [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Fragment [scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of Spectacle or Double Looped Buckle from Middle Rasen

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands
County: Lincolnshire
District: West Lindsey
To be known as: Middle Rasen

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Created: Monday 28th February 2011
Updated: Monday 28th February 2011

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