BUCKLE

Unique ID: HAMP-C02637

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A cast copper-alloy double-looped buckle of post-medieval date, incomplete in that only one loop survives and it is missing its pin; there are slight vestiges of the other loop at one end of the pin bar. The surviving loop is steeply bevelled externally on the upper surface, bevelling echoed internally on the lower. The loop is decorated with a number of shallow horizontal grooves. The pin bar is bent downwards slightly.

Class: Double loop

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 1650
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.1 mm
Width: 19.5 mm
Thickness: 3.25 mm
Weight: 2.44 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 4th September 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Mr Richard Henry

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E3276

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

HAMP-C02637: Post-medieval double loop buckle

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: St. Mary Bourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4451
Four figure Latitude: 51.256473
Four figure longitude: -1.370864
1:25K map: SU4451
1:10K map: SU45SW
WOEID: 35717
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Discovery circumstances: Weekend Wanderers USA tour September 2011
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: Saturday 28th April 2012
Updated: Tuesday 1st May 2012 by Richard Henry

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