NLM801: Bow brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: NLM801

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

No pin or catchplate, two incised lines along bow.

Notes:

Checked by MF following Sophie Catley. Dating completed [unamended]; drawing ref. added.

Class: Bow brooch

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 32.6 mm
Width: 16.5 mm
Weight: 4.75 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 21st May 1998

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM942

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

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

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: 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: 20 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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