LIN-A0CC54: Gilt copper alloy buckle plate

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Unique ID: LIN-A0CC54

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Cast copper alloy buckle plate. The plate is rectangular in plan and has a copper alloy rivet in each corner joining the back plate to the front. Each rivet is bulbous headed. There are two arms at either side and a copper alloy pin still attached. The surface of the plate has been gilded.


Recorded at the Roughton Rally, 20th & 21st September 2008.


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 40 mm
Width: 23 mm
Thickness: 7 mm

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Roughton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF2364
Four figure Latitude: 53.15893
Four figure longitude: -0.161858
1:25K map: TF2364
1:10K map: TF26SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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