NLM4767: Pin.
4767

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PIN

Unique ID: NLM4767

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

The head and the remains of the shank of an Anglo-Saxon collared pin. The pin head is biconical with a central band.

Notes:

Checked by Sophie Catley 18/8/2016.

Record conforms to index card.

Card ID added as other reference below.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Ascribed Culture: Anglo-Saxon
Date from: AD 700
Date to: AD 900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 26.3 mm
Width: 8.3 mm
Weight: 2.34 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 7th July 1999

Personal details

Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM2335

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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