NLM7: Headstud

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Unique ID: NLM7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Headstud brooch, incised reticulate pattern with blue enamel inlay, much missing. Hinged pin.


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

Class: headstud


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 100
Date to: AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 32.8 mm
Width: 15.3 mm
Weight: 5.39 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 22nd September 1997

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLPS0007

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration method: Incised
Decoration style: Geometric

Surface Treatment: Inlaid with enamel

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 21 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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