OXON-5702E8: Post-medieval buckle: BUckle

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Unique ID: OXON-5702E8

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete copper alloy buckle of post-medieval date. The buckle is of similar form to hat or breeches buckles, being sub-rectangular in plan and wider on long edges. There is no spindle hole. The copper alloy pin is simply wrapped round the frame and moves freely. The buckle has a homemade feel.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 22.6 mm
Width: 20 mm
Thickness: 2.5 mm
Weight: 2.8 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OXPAS2018.679

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: Great Faringdon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2994
Four figure Latitude: 51.64405671
Four figure longitude: -1.58229539
1:25K map: SU2994
1:10K map: SU29SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Built over

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: OXON
Created: 8 days ago
Updated: 7 days ago

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