SWYOR-BD7843: buckle

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Unique ID: SWYOR-BD7843

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy D shaped buckle dating from the Early Medieval period. It is sub circular in section, and the outer edge is slightly thicker. The pin and plate are missing. The bar is neither narrowed or recessed. It is very similar to SWYOR-B82753. It has a brown patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Subperiod to: Late
Ascribed Culture: Anglo-Saxon
Date from: Circa AD 400
Date to: Circa AD 1100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15.12 mm
Width: 12.8 mm
Thickness: 3.1 mm
Weight: 1.75 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st June 2010 - Tuesday 14th September 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 1239

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: North Lincolnshire

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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