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BUCKLE

Unique ID: NMS-4D1D8D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Incomplete medieval gilt copper alloy buckle, an oval frame with a straight outside edge and part of an integral plate with a pin hole and a rivet hole truncated by the frame. Either for use with a spur or with two loops and a central plate, cf. Egan and Pritchard 1991, no. 488. Extant length 27mm. Width of frame 21.1mm. Width of plate 11.7mm. Late 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 1270
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20.7 mm
Width: 11.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 15th December 2015 - Monday 12th December 2016

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 18868
Other reference: SB022017

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Barton Bendish (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7105
Four figure Latitude: 52.61584643
Four figure longitude: 0.52438686
1:25K map: TF7105
1:10K map: TF70NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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