NMS-1B2768: Mid Saxon pin

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Unique ID: NMS-1B2768

Object type certainty: Certain
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Middle Saxon Pin with flattened globular head above collar of three grooves. Shank bent through c.130º at mid point. Length c.50mm. 8th – 9th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Date from: AD 700
Date to: AD 900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 50 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st December 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ellen Bales
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Barton Bendish

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: 8 years ago

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