PUBLIC-86E3D4: Medieval to Post Medieval Buckle

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-86E3D4

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A copper-alloy Medieval to Post Medieval buckle of c. AD 1400 - 1600 date.

The buckle is sub rectangular in shape and double looped. both loops are sub rectangular in shape. The pin and strap bar are still present.

The frame measures 17.6mm long, 15.7mm wide, 3mm thick, and weighs 1.81g. similar buckles can be seen in Whitehead, pages 75-76.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1680

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.6 mm
Width: 15.7 mm
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 1.81 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Jessica Bryan
Identified by: Miss Jessica Bryan

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Ashford (District)
Parish or ward: Kingsnorth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ9939
Four figure Latitude: 51.115726
Four figure longitude: 0.841849
1:25K map: TQ9939
1:10K map: TQ93NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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