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BUCKLE

Unique ID: NMS-62C531

Object type certainty: Certain
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Incomplete medieval copper alloy buckle with a composite rigid plate. The sides of the oval frame survive as stumps and the loop of the pin is present as is the forked spacer. The outer plates are missing. Cf. Egan and Pritchard nos.322-30. Extant length 21.5 and 12.9mm. Mid 14th - mid 15th century.

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 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.5 mm
Width: 12.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 9th January 2018 - Friday 7th December 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 25765
Other reference: SB122018

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Congham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7123
Four figure Latitude: 52.77750198
Four figure longitude: 0.53373441
1:25K map: TF7123
1:10K map: TF72SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 10 days ago
Updated: 10 days ago

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