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Unique ID: SF10358

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy oval-shaped buckle frame, 26mm in length and 23mm in width. The outer edge of the frame is decorated with two parallel transverse ridges, pairs of semi-circular knops occur where the frame meets the bar. The back face is undecorated. This buckle frame is likely to be early post-medieval in date (Cuddeford 1996).


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 26 mm
Width: 23 mm
Weight: 4.73 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st December 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Miss Faye Minter

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Huntingdonshire (District)
To be known as: EASTON

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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