LIN-DBDB40: Anglo-Saxon iron annular brooch

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Unique ID: LIN-DBDB40

Object type certainty: Probably
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Probable Anglo-Saxon iron annular brooch. The brooch is flat, 14mm wide and has a very corroded surface. Parts of the perimeter are damaged. Similar annular brooches are frequent finds on Anglo-Saxon cemetery sites and are well known from published local sites such as Fonaby, Cleatham, Lovenden Hill and Castledyke.


Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Date from: Circa AD 500
Date to: Circa AD 600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 14 mm
Thickness: 3 mm
Diameter: 52 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: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Blyborough (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9394
Four figure Latitude: 53.434589
Four figure longitude: -0.601594
1:25K map: SK9394
1:10K map: SK99SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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