Help for Identification please - Buckle

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Help for Identification please - Buckle

Post by Stribs » Sun Jan 06, 2019 1:40 pm

Any ideas on this buckle please.
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Re: Help for Identification please - Buckle

Post by Allectus » Sun Jan 06, 2019 1:43 pm

Definitely early....I'll have a few £ on Roman. ::g

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Re: Help for Identification please - Buckle

Post by Spooky » Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:41 pm

Ooh nice buckle!. ::g ={~#
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Re: Help for Identification please - Buckle

Post by Digger Drew » Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:51 pm

Late roman going into saxon period there's a buckle guide I use not sure if I a allowed to post it on here if you type in to search bar buckle I'd and click on cjs ukdfd it is a guide on buckles go one roman into 5th century click pics and yours looks like figure 21/22 then go back and look at text it will give info on it :)
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Re: Help for Identification please - Buckle

Post by Zyrbalax » Sun Jan 06, 2019 8:02 pm

Ooh, very nice! Thanks for the reference link DiggerDrew, will add that to my favourites.

It would be nice to see a pic of the other side, CJ’s page suggests those 5th Century buckles that have similar shape as this one are all zoomorphic; anything animal-like on this one?

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Post by Oxgirl36 » Sun Jan 06, 2019 8:45 pm

Digger Drew wrote:
Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:51 pm
Late roman going into saxon period there's a buckle guide I use not sure if I a allowed to post it on here if you type in to search bar buckle I'd and click on cjs ukdfd it is a guide on buckles go one roman into 5th century click pics and yours looks like figure 21/22 then go back and look at text it will give info on it :)
It’s allowed ::g https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/ceejays_site/pa ... lepage.htm
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Re: Help for Identification please - Buckle

Post by Digger Drew » Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:46 pm

The buckle is zoomorphic at top of buckle two heads facing one another :)
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