NCL-834072: NCL-834072 Roman pin

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Unique ID: NCL-834072

Object type certainty: Certain
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Cast copper alloy pin dating from the Early Medieval to the Medieval period. The pin head is spherical with a flat top and has a diameter of 8.88mm. There is a collar underneath the head. The pin is circular in section and measures 1.89mm in diameter.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 400
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33.79 mm
Weight: 3.1 g
Diameter: 8.88 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 16th February 2007 - Sunday 18th February 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Beth Echtenacher
Identified by: Beth Echtenacher

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)
Parish or ward: East Kirkby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF3363
Four figure Latitude: 53.147545
Four figure longitude: -0.012806
1:25K map: TF3363
1:10K map: TF36SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Gateshead Detecting Society rally in Lincolnshire
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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

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