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BUCKLE

Unique ID: NMS-0EDD5F

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

Cast copper alloy Medieval to early Post-Medieval circular buckle frame with slightly narrowed central bar and missing pin. Frame is roughly semi-circular in cross-section, and bar is sub-trapezoidal. There is no decoration, but there are substantial filing marks as evidence of post-casting fettling. The buckle has a grey patina. A close parallel can be seen at PUBLIC-26C7AF. Circa 1350-1650 AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 36 mm
Width: 33.6 mm
Thickness: 3.5 mm
Weight: 9.43 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th June 2017 - Sunday 25th June 2017

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61746
Other reference: GC

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF9109
Four figure Latitude: 52.64510298
Four figure longitude: 0.82174649
1:25K map: TF9109
1:10K map: TF90NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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