LIN-4D0344: Late Iron Age iron brooch

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Unique ID: LIN-4D0344

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Incomplete La Tene III iron one-piece brooch (25-100AD). The brooch has a broken spring with one and a half turns to it. The pin is missing. The rod bow is circular in cross section and tapers towards the foot. The foot is missing.

Class: La Tene III

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 50 BC
Date to: Circa AD 50

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 45 mm
Width: 10 mm
Thickness: 4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Sleaford

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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