Record Details

NHER Number:40403
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Post medieval spur buckle

Summary

Metal detecting at this location in 2004 recovered an early post medieval copper alloy spur buckle. The buckle had an angled asymmetrical frame with one rounded outside edge with the other edge slightly trapezoidal.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 23 99
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:SHOTESHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

March 2004. Metal detecting.
Early post medieval copper alloy spur buckle, angled asymmetrical frame with one rounded outside edge with broken perforated lobe as pin rest, the other edge is slightly trapezoidal, narrowed central bar projects beyond frame, plate comprises folded oval sheet with slot containing fragment of iron pin, and terminating in shoulder hook, frame 27 x 21mm. 17th century.
See (S1), no. 897.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 12 May 2004.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (16th Century to 19th Century - 1600 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BUCKLE (16th Century to 19th Century - 1600 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Monograph: Read, B.. 1995. History Beneath Our Feet..

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