NMS-AAF5F7: Mdieval buckle

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BUCKLE

Unique ID: NMS-AAF5F7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Medieval gilt copper alloy buckle: oval frame with offset, narrowed bar, a sheet roller set in a recess on the outside edge, and strip pin; sheet plate with pin slot, frame recesses, two rivets (one convex-headed, one missing), lobed sides and convex inside edge followed by engraved wavy lines and rocker-arm. Overall length 39mm. Frame 12 x 15.5mm. Plate 29.5 x 12mm (the rear part is narrower and shorter). 13th - 14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 39 mm
Width: 15.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 11th February 2014 - Monday 10th March 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 56913
Other reference: KLMD032014

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Sporle with Palgrave (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF8211
Four figure Latitude: 52.66615384
Four figure longitude: 0.68998319
1:25K map: TF8211
1:10K map: TF81SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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