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BUCKLE

Unique ID: HAMP-6FA686

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

Copper-alloy oval buckle with ornate outer edge. Two prominent lobed knops flanking five transverse incised lines. Narrowed and off-set strap bar; pin missing. Strap bar worn thin and distorted.

Class: Oval

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Length: 23 mm
Width: 22.5 mm
Thickness: 3.5 mm
Weight: 3.21 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2002

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Identified by: Ms Sally Worrell - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

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

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East
County: Hampshire
District: Test Valley
Parish: Amport

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2943
Four figure Latitude: 51.185497 Four figure longitude: -1.586451
1:25K map: SU2943
1:10K map: SU24SE
WOEID: 20544
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m[scope notes]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

Domesday data within 2 km of discovery point is surfaced via the excellent Open Domesday website.

References cited

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Created: Wednesday 11th June 2003
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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