LVPL-C4E5FC: Post medieval buckle

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BUCKLE

Unique ID: LVPL-C4E5FC

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

An incomplete post Medieval cast copper-alloy single loop sub-rectangular buckle. The front of the buckle is moulded decoratively with a notch on the inside. It also has a decorative engraved line. The strap bar is recesses and the side of the frame has oval expansions at the junctions with the bar and small knops at the rear ends. The pin is missing from the buckle.

The length of the buckle is 27.96mm, the width is 21.61mm and the thickness of the metal is 1.41mm. The buckle weighs 5.4g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27.96 mm
Width: 21.61 mm
Thickness: 1.41 mm
Weight: 5.4 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 17th March 2020

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Acton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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