LIN-2653E6: Copper alloy ?annular brooch

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Unique ID: LIN-2653E6

Object type certainty: Possibly
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Possible incomplete copper alloy annular brooch. The frame is circular in cross-section and broken. Around part of the frame is what appears to be iron or silver wire.


Found at the Stixwould rally, 5th-9th Sept 2008.


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 3.4 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st September 2008

Personal details

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

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: Stixwould and Woodhall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF1665
Four figure Latitude: 53.169484
Four figure longitude: -0.266134
1:25K map: TF1665
1:10K map: TF16NE
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: 10 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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