NMS-DF2E93: Medieval buckle frame

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Unique ID: NMS-DF2E93

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

Medieval copper alloy buckle frame, D-shaped, rectangular-sectioned, pin missing. 25 x 33mm. Cf. Dress Accessories (1991) fig.59, no.422. 13th-14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1200
Date to: AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33 mm
Width: 25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st June 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ellen Bales
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: West Stow

Spatial coordinates

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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Recording Institution: NMS
Created: Friday 4th January 2008
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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