NLM-6B5665: Post-Medieval Buckle fragment

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Unique ID: NLM-6B5665

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy Buckle frame fragment. A single loop from a double looped buckle with grooved and possibly trefoil knops at its outer edges and at the ends of its narrowed strap bar. This frame might have continued in use as a single looped buckle after breakage. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1550-1650.

Length: 30.2mm, Height: 28.8mm, Thickness: 1.8mm, Weight: 4.42gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 30.2 mm
Height: 28.8 mm
Thickness: 1.8 mm
Weight: 4.42 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 19th September 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM23580

Materials and construction

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

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: SK8697
Four figure Latitude: 53.46273388
Four figure longitude: -0.70611102
1:25K map: SK8697
1:10K map: SK89NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
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: NLM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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