DUR-4E7273: Medieval buckle- DUR-4E7273

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Unique ID: DUR-4E7273

Object type certainty: Certain
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Cast copper alloy Medieval buckle.

Single loop, D-shaped, with a single projecting knop. It is broken and missing its strap bar and one side of the frame. Where the strap bar was there is a single small projection, this would have been mirrored on the other arm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31.37 mm
Width: 14.01 mm
Thickness: 3.9 mm
Weight: 2.5 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 29th October 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Dalton Area

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: DUR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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