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BUCKLE

Unique ID: SF-A612F7

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Medieval buckle frame. It has a similar shape to Meols type 2, a simple oval frame, with an angled outside edge. The bar is narrowed and offset with knops to top and bottom. A fragmne to the pin loop still articulates around the bar, though the pin itself is missing due to old breaks. The frame measures 13.30mm in length, 20.95mm in width and weighs 2.97g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 13.3 mm
Width: 20.95 mm
Weight: 2.97 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Jane Carr
Identified by: Mrs Jane Carr

Other reference numbers

Other reference: finder's ref.81

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Bacton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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