NLM-B50EC1: Post-Medieval strap fitting

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Unique ID: NLM-B50EC1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy strap fitting. Cast rectangular single looped buckle frame with an elongated figure-of-eight-shaped loop passing round it in place of a pin. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1700

Length: 16.7mm, Height: 18.4mm, Thickness (frame): 2.4mm, Weight: 3.01gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 16.7 mm
Height: 18.4 mm
Thickness: 2.4 mm
Weight: 3.01 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 14th October 2021

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM48673

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Swinhope

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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