NLM6210: Brooch.
6210

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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BROOCH

Unique ID: NLM6210

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Large Crossbow brooch, intact and splendid.

Notes:

Checked following Sophie Catley. Dating completed (unamended). Drawing ref. added.

Class: Crossbow

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 300
Date to: AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 96.3 mm
Width: 58.1 mm
Weight: 69.03 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes
Identified by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM3706

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: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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