NLM-7FD6BD: Medieval Buckle Plate

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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Unique ID: NLM-7FD6BD

Object type certainty: Probably
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Copper alloy probable buckle plate. A pair of sheet metal strips, of thickness 0.4mm and 0.9mm, attached to each other by two rivets of diameter 1.7mm and length 4mm, both with burred or domed heads. Rust at one end may suggest the loss of an iron element, possibly the buckle. Suggested date: Medieval, 1250-1400.

Length: 31.3mm, Height: 10.2mm, Weight: 2.01gms

Class: Plate

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 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31.3 mm
Height: 10.2 mm
Weight: 2.01 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 11th March 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM38892

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Roxby cum Risby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9114
Four figure Latitude: 53.61465305
Four figure longitude: -0.62588526
1:25K map: SE9114
1:10K map: SE91SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: NLM
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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