SWYOR-09DCA8: Post Medieval shoe buckle

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Unique ID: SWYOR-09DCA8

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A two piece, copper alloy, Post Medieval shoe buckle with a stud chape and tongue, dating from 1690-1720. The buckle is undecorated. It is 27.44mm long, 16.21mm wide and 5.76mm thick. It weighs 3.61gm..

Reference: Buckles 1250-1800 by Ross Whitehead Published by Greenlight Publishing Page 102 No.659

Class: Two Piece

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1690
Date to: Circa AD 1720

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27.44 mm
Width: 16.21 mm
Thickness: 5.76 mm
Weight: 3.61 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 7th October 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Carole Bloom
Identified by: Ms Carole Bloom
Secondary identifier: Mr Jack Coulthard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Reference Number PAS 1997

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Laughton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8497
Four figure Latitude: 53.463056
Four figure longitude: -0.736227
1:25K map: SK8497
1:10K map: SK89NW
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

References cited

  • Whitehead, R., 2003 Buckles 1250-1800 Chelmsford: Greenlight Publishing 102, number 659

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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