Agora Object: B 425
Inventory Number:   B 425
Section Number:   Σ 1420
Title:   Buckle
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Only plate preserved.
The eye half of the buckle; flat, trapezoidal, with a long rectangular hole at broad end and two small circular holes beside it. At narrow end are two pierced projections for the pin which held the cloth or leather. Incised decoration on the face; a groove along the short end; diagonal nicks along the sides, and three dotted circles between the long eye and the two holes.
Avar.
Context:   Road fill. Waterwashed fill over the Panathenaic way.
With coins for the day nos. 38-52.
Negatives:   Leica, XLIII-100, 83-321
Dimensions:   L. 0.029; W. 0.021
Date:   13 April 1937
Section:   Σ
Grid:   Σ:27-32/ΠΑ-ΠΣΤ
Elevation:   63.30-62.80m.
Masl:   62.8-63.3m.
Bibliography:   Pallas (1954), pp. 356-358, 384, pl. 66, no. Iδ.
    Speculum 25 (1950), pp. 502-543, pl. opp.p. 523 (no number) (Setton, K. M.).
References:   Image: 2007.01.0112
Image: 2012.52.1299 (XLIII-100)
Card: B 425
Card: B 425