LIN-7333B4: Lin-7333B4: Medieval single looped buckle

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Unique ID: LIN-7333B4

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A copper-alloy medieval to post-medieval buckle complete with an iron pin. The oval, single-loop buckle is beveled on the front and flat on the reverse, with the front decorated with a twisted rope-like motif. The reverse is undecorated with the remains of an iron pin. Suggested date c.AD1200-1600.

Length: 20.92mm; Width: 19.57 mm; Thickness: 5.10 mm; Weight: 2.71g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20.92 mm
Width: 19.57 mm
Thickness: 5.1 mm
Weight: 2.71 g

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Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
To be known as: Grassthorpe

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

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Updated: 2 years ago

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