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shoe-buckle

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1939,1010.145

  • Description

    Silver buckle loop, undecorated. Oval in section and thick, but thin on the long side for passing through the hinge for attachment. Rectangular area where buckle tongue once sat. Excavated from Area C and shoes complex.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • early 7thC
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 2.5 centimetres
    • Width: 1.2 centimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Bruce-Mitford 1983 Fig. 550 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1939

  • Acquisition notes

    Excavated 1939

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1939,1010.145

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