Iron Buckle (1988/225-9)
Iron buckle from Heath Wood, Ingleby, Derbyshire
An iron buckle found in Mound 6 at Heath Wood, Ingleby, Derbyshire. It is one of two iron buckles found in this burial mound together with a small number of bronze fragments and iron nails. This buckle features a strap slide secured between the backplate and two terminal rivets.
- circa 870 — 1000
- Viking Objects
- Derby Museum and Art Gallery
- belt, belt_fitting, buckle, burial mound, cemetery, Derby_Museums, Derbyshire, iron, Viking
You can see the original at Derby Museum and Art Gallery.
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(c) Derby Museum and Art Gallery
Richards, Julian D., et al. ‘Excavations at the Viking Barrow Cemetery at Heath Wood, Ingleby, Derbyshire.’ The Antiquaries Journal, 84, 2004, pp. 23-116