YORYM-E2253A: Post-Medieval : Buckle

Rights Holder: York Museums Trust
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

BUCKLE

Unique ID: YORYM-E2253A

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

An incomplete copper-alloy buckle of Post-Medieval date, c. AD 1500 - 1650. The buckle is a double looped oval with a triangular sectioned strap bar. The pin no longer remains and the reverse is flat and undecorated.

The metal has a dark brown/green patina and is worn. The buckle is 25.4mm long, 19.9mm wide, 2.3mm thick and weighs 2.4g.

Similar examples are illustrated in Whitehead, p.54 and are dated to circa AD 1500 - 1650.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 25.4 mm
Width: 19.9 mm
Thickness: 2.3 mm
Weight: 2.4 g

Personal details

This information is restricted for your access level.

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05679

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bilton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA1434
Four figure Latitude: 53.7898389
Four figure longitude: -0.27101477
1:25K map: TA1434
1:10K map: TA13SW
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: YORYM-A8F417
Object type: BUCKLE
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A complete copper-alloy buckle of medieval to post-medieval date, c. AD 1350 - 1650. The buckle is a double looped oval with a triangular sec…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: YORYM-569ED3
Object type: BUCKLE
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A complete copper-alloy buckle of Post-Medieval date, c. AD 1500 - 1650. The buckle is a double looped oval with a triangular sectioned strap…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: YORYM-229180
Object type: BUCKLE
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
An incomplete copper alloy buckle of post-medieval date. Roughly two thirds remains of the double looped oval buckle with an integral strap b…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.