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BUCKLE

Unique ID: WILT-CB9666

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

A medieval copper alloy annular buckle dating from 1270-1350. With a thin copper alloy wire pin. The buckle consists of a sub-circular frame, sub oval in cross section with a slightly offset bar. A thin wire pin is wrapped around the bar surviving in situ.

Diameter: 13.9mm; thickness: 2.2mm; weight: 1.00g

Ref. Egan and Pritchard, (1991: 57-8) fig. 26, no. 28

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1270
Date to: Circa AD 1350

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.2 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 13.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Sophie Hawke
Identified by: Mrs Sophie Hawke

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5376

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Aldbourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2475
Four figure Latitude: 51.47345833
Four figure longitude: -1.6558436
1:25K map: SU2475
1:10K map: SU27NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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