SUSS-156CF6: Medieval to Post-medieval :  Buckle (front)

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BUCKLE

Unique ID: SUSS-156CF6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast copper alloy double looped trapezoidal buckle frame with pointed ends. The frame is incomplete; the pin and one of the sides is missing. The frame is worn, and has a worn tinned surface. The object is post medieval in date.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38.23 mm
Width: 20.06 mm
Thickness: 1.73 mm
Weight: 3.05 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 8th February 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Liz Walker
Identified by: Ms Liz Walker

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: White metal coated

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Rother (District)
To be known as: Udimore

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

  • Whitehead, R., 2003 Buckles 1250-1800 Chelmsford: Greenlight Publishing 82 , 512;513

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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