BUC-72148C: Medieval to post-Medieval double-loop buckle

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Unique ID: BUC-72148C

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy double-loop buckle of medieval to post-Medieval date.

The central axis bar divides the frame into two D-shaped sides. The majority of the buckle has a flat section, but the axis bar is of oval cross section and has attached iron corrosion from the otherwise missing pin.

Class: Double-loop

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Date from: Circa AD 1350
Date to: Circa AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 40.09 mm
Width: 29.26 mm
Thickness: 30.08 mm
Weight: 6.24 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: Incomplete

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: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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