NLM909: Bow brooch

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Unique ID: NLM909

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Spring preserved, pin partly missing. Simple. Chain-loop missing.

Class: Bow brooch


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 43
Date to: Ante AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 48.8 mm
Width: 19.2 mm
Weight: 17.56 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 6th July 1998

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Sheffield (Metropolitan District)
District: Sheffield (Metropolitan District)
To be known as: SHEFFIELD

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: This is a code for an unknown location.
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 20 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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