NCL-CB39DC: Medieval Buckle

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BUCKLE

Unique ID: NCL-CB39DC

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper-alloy medieval buckle that conforms well to a Meols type 10 c.AD 1350 - 1400. The pin is missing, leaving just the frame. The buckle is a single looped, oval with a narrowed and offset bar and ornate outer edges. Two prominent knops flank two grooves on the outer edge of the loop which act as rests for the pin.

The buckle weighs 4.15g; is 20.27mm deep and 26.09mm wide.

Class: Meols Type 10

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1350
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 4.14 mm
Width: 26.09 mm
Weight: 4.15 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 20th March 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Andrew Agate
Identified by: Mr Andrew Agate

Other reference numbers

Other reference: GNM #9052

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Stockton-on-Tees (Unitary Authority)
District: Stockton-on-Tees (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Longnewton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2812
Four figure Latitude: 54.50255203
Four figure longitude: -1.56914022
1:25K map: NZ2812
1:10K map: NZ21SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal Detecting

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NCL
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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