NMS-F730D4: Romano-British fragment of crossbow brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: NMS-F730D4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Fragment (5 x >40mm) of Roamno-British Crossbow brooch, part of triangular-sectioned bow with elaborately notched rectangular sectioned lower part and foot with projecting 'toe', enclosed tubular catch-plate with vertical slot, joined at base and containing corroded remains of copper alloy pin. 3rd-4th century AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 200
Date to: AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 40 mm
Width: 5 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ellen Bales
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Hindringham

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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