LEIC-FE7A2A: medieval copper alloy buckle, 1250-1450

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Unique ID: LEIC-FE7A2A

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Medieval copper alloy buckle. dating to 1250-1500AD. The buckles has a D-shaped form and is sub rectangular in cross section. It has a slightly recessed pin bar and a flared expanding loop with is undecorated.

see egs. 53 and 61, P.19 in Buckles 1250-1800, Whitehead, R.

Length: 28 mm, width: 15 mm, thcikness: 3.0 mm, weight: 2.44 g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 28 mm
Width: 15 mm
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 2.44 g

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
To be known as: freeby

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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