LANCUM-E6A455: Medieval Annular Brooch (front and back)

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Unique ID: LANCUM-E6A455

Object type certainty: Certain
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Complete cast copper alloy medieval annular brooch. Dates to the 13th-15th centuries. The front demonstrates equi-distant incised groove decoration and a slightly recessed area where the pin is positioned. The pin is copper alloy and flat-section. The reverse of the brooch is plain and slightly bevelled.

Class: Annular

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 3.52 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Lisa Keys
Identified by: Miss Lisa Keys

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Walsingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF9436
Four figure Latitude: 52.886451
Four figure longitude: 0.882002
1:25K map: TF9436
1:10K map: TF93NW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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