NLM-7BDBA6: Medieval annular brooch

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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Unique ID: NLM-7BDBA6

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver annular brooch. Plain cast round-section with a constriction retaining a tapered cast pin with square collar textured by multiple tiny stamp marks on its four sides. Suggested date: Medieval, 1200-1350. In light of its age and material, this object is to be subjected to the Treasure process, ref. 2021 T519.

Diameter: 18.2mm, Band Width: 1.9mm, Band Thickness: 1.9mm, Weight: 2.04g.

Class: annular

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Submitted for consideration as Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2021T519


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1350

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 1.9 mm
Thickness: 1.9 mm
Weight: 2.04 g
Diameter: 18.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 15th July 2021

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM47085
Treasure case number: 2021T519

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: near Gainsborough

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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Updated: 3 months ago

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