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Record ID: NMS-051AFF
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval gilt copper alloy spur buckle with oval lipped frame with groove for a pin rest and an integral plano-convex sectioned plate with single integral rivet on the reverse. The pin hole lies between two lateral swellings and contains the corroded remains of the iron pin. Cf. Whitehead 2003 no. 187. Length 29mm. Width of frame 15mm. Width of plate 8mm. Length of burred-over rivet 1.5mm. c. 1250-1400.
Created on: Wednesday 25th April 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th April 2018
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Record ID: BERK-042AD5
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
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A near complete cast copper alloy post-medieval two-piece shoe buckle, dating to the period AD 1660-1720. The buckle is large with a sub-oval purse or 'cooking pot' shaped loop with two integral prongs and a long horizontal bar which is hollow. Through this bar is an iron rod which secures the double-pronged chape in place and also allows it to pivot freely. The buckle is undecorated and is in very good condition. Whitehead 1996:98 no. 615 (Type VI).
Created on: Wednesday 25th April 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th April 2018
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Record ID: WREX-F3228F
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Gwynedd
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Incomplete copper alloy hollow plate buckle dating c1350-1450, sometimes referred to as a "lyre shaped" buckle. The buckle has a sub-rectangular body with two rivet holes. The front of this plate appears to have a deliberate letter n engraved on to it. The plate has a moulded ridge and a narrowed colour that then flares out into the remains of an openwork plate. The back of the buckle is undecorated. The object has a dark green patina. Similar examples have been recorded on the PAS database see WILT-D27C27, for example. Length: 4.8mm; width: 2.3mm. Thickness and weight unknown.
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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Record ID: NLM-F2C9E0
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
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Copper alloy buckle. Cast symmetrical buckle frame with indented upper and lower edges and bevelled rounded and slightly expanded ends, the latter retaining a trace of moulded vegetal decoration. A triple moulding top and bottom marks the position of opposed housings for a separate steel spindle [now lost]. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1660-1720. Length: 31.6mm, Height: 21.5mm, Thickness (at housing): 3.9mm, Weight: 4.97gms
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 25th April 2018
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Record ID: BERK-F280F9
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Gloucestershire
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A worn and small copper alloy buckle of late medieval or early post-medieval date (c. AD 1400-1600). The buckle is a double looped, 'spectacle' type buckle with no decoration. The pin is missing.
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-F23D52
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post medieval copper alloy double loop buckle dating to the period c. AD 1500 - 1650. The central strap bar exhibits a notch for the pin. A D-shaped loop projects from either side. Each exhibits a triangular lip with a notched pin rest. See: Whitehead, R, 2003, p. 55.
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-F19EE4
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete medieval gilt copper alloy buckle plate, D-shaped, broken at pin slot and frame recesses, three rivet holes, back part missing. There are traces of an engraved trefoil occupying the face of the plate. Length 15.5mm. Width 20.5mm. Later 12th - 13th century.
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-F0D4AC
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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An incomplete copper-alloy buckle of medieval date, c.AD 1250 - 1500. The buckle is a single loop D-shape with a narrowed strap bar and bevelled outer edge. The pin no longer remains. The metal has a dark green patina and is worn. The buckle is 17.7mm long, 11.4mm wide, 2.9mm thick and weighs 1.3g. Similar example are illustrated in Whitehead (1996), p.18 and are dated to circa AD 1250 - 1500.
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-F0C4B9
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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A complete copper-alloy folding strap clasp buckle of medieval date, c.AD 1350 - 1450. The frame is sub-rectangular with a narrowed and offset rectangular strap bar. The opposite end of the frame is circular in section and also narrowed with a rotating closure plate looped around it. The plate is decorated with two incised X's within rectangular borders. The metal has a dark brown/green patina and is worn. The clasp is 21.7mm long, 12.1mm wide, 3.7mm thick and weighs 1.9g. Similar examples are illustrated in Whitehead p.41 and are dated to circa AD 1350 - 1450.
Created on: Tuesday 24th April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-E024E1
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete post medieval copper alloy double loop buckle dating to the period c. AD 1620 - 1680. The central strap bar has a small, D-shaped knop at either end. On one side of the frame is a trapezoidal loop with trefoil outer edge. The outer edge is engraved with a longitudinal line and the central foil is engraved with a transverse line. The second loop is largely missing, only two stubs remain. The pin is looped around the strap bar. Traces oif white metal coating are visible on both pin and frame. See: Whitehead, R, 2003, p. 84, no. 524.
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-DFF1B0
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval copper alloy single loop buckle dating to the period c. AD 1300 - 1400. The narrowed and offset strap bar has a small knop at either end. The front edge of the D-shaped frame is expanded and exhibits two lips flanking the notched pin rest. The wire pin is looped around the strap bar. See: Egan & Pritchard, 2002, p. 70, no. 282.
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
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Record ID: WAW-DF57EB
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Gloucestershire
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Medieval buckle (late 14th to early 16th century): A cast copper alloy annular buckle which is sub-rectangular in section and varies in width. In plan, the buckle frame is sub-circular in plan. The frame is undecorated and has fine file marks. There is a pin curled around the frame which is narrowed along its length by being curled slightly. The surface of the frame is in fair condition and has a dark green patina. The buckle frame measures 21.53mm long, 20.21mm wide, 5mm thick. It weighs 2.42g. Similar buckles are illustrated in Egan and Pritchard (2002) for example No. 28. Egan and …
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
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Record ID: WAW-DF0D52
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Gloucestershire
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Medieval (mid 14th to early 15th century) buckle: The copper alloy buckle has a D-shaped frame with an integral spacer. The frame, on the outer edge at the apex, has a small triangular integral protrusion with a notch for the pin. The upper surface of the frame is obliquely angled, whereas the reverse is flat. Integral to the strap bar is a forked spacer. Covering the forked spacer there are two sub-rectangular plates. One terminal has a concave edge and the opposite edge has a small rectangular indentation which allows for the pin. The cast pin is incomplete and curled around the stra…
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-DEEAAC
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
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An incomplete copper-alloy buckle plate of medieval date, c.AD 1200 - 1400. The sheet plate is folded in two with a central slot for the pin at the folded end. Four rivets are present; one in each corner, as well as a fifth off centre rivet. A sixth rivet is also present at the centre of the attachment end. Both plates are undecorated. The folded end is damaged with parts of the fold lost to worn breaks. The rivets hold the plates together. The metal has a mid-green patina and is worn. The plate is 38.5mm long, 25.9mm wide, 6.3mm thick and weighs 8.5g.
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 24th April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-DE2996
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval or post medieval copper alloy double loop buckle dating to the period c. AD 1350 - 1650. A narrowed central strap bar with D-shaped loop projecting on either side, the inner edges bevelled. The outer edge of each loop is expanded and engraved with a series of transverse lines. See: Whitehead, R, 2003, p. 53, nos. 289 & 290.
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-DE0AD4
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post medieval copper alloy double loop buckle dating to the period c. AD 1500 - 1650. The narrowed central strap bar exhibits an oval knop at either end. The butt of the sheet copper alloy pin is wrapped around the strap bar. A D-shaped loop projects on either side. See: Whitehead, R, 2003, p. 54, nos. 304, 307 & 308.
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
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Record ID: NMS-DDE68A
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Incomplete medieval copper alloy buckle with an intrgral plate dividing two loops dating to the period c. AD 1250 - 1400. One incomplete oval loop and one oval loop with a pointed, notched lip. The rectangular bar is D-sectioned and exhibits a circular perforation filled with the corroded remains of the iron pin and, on the reverse, an integrally cast cylindrical shank with roved over end. See: Whitehead, R, 2003, p. 35, no. 207 - 208.
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
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Record ID: SF-DDCC6A
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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An incomplete cast copper-alloy single looped buckle of Meols type 6 dating to the Medieval period, c. 1250-1400. The pin and plate are missing, though otherwise the object survives intact. It demonstrates an oval frame, offset constricted strap bar, and thickened front edge to the frame demonstrating decorative crosshatched grooves. Preserved in fair condition with an even brownish patina, it measures 15.25mm in length, 14.77mm wide, and 1.69mm thick at the midpoint of the frame. It weighs 0.72g. Identical buckles are published by Egan (2007) see p. 91, no. 515.
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lavenham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: LIN-9C05CE
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
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A medieval copper alloy buckle plate. The plate is flat, rectangular, and has a rivet hole at both ends, and another placed irregularly between the two. Two arms extend from one end. The surface has been gilded.
Created on: Friday 20th April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Torksey area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: LIN-9C00A2
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A medieval copper alloy buckle plate. The plate is flat, rectangular, and has a rivet hole at both ends. The frame-end is incomplete.
Created on: Friday 20th April 2018
Last updated: Monday 23rd April 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Torksey area', grid reference and parish protected.


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