BUC-71C4D9: Post-Medieval buckle frame (possibly)

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Unique ID: BUC-71C4D9

Object type certainty: Possibly
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A copper-alloy frame, possibly from a post-Medieval buckle.

The frame is rectangular in cross section and sub-rectangular in plan, having an aperture of elongated keyhole shape. There is no pin and no obvious point for the attachment of one.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 28.07 mm
Width: 8.36 mm
Thickness: 2.13 mm
Weight: 1.83 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 16th October 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Clark
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Secondary identifier: Mr Julian Watters

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Quainton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: BUC
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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