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BROOCH

Unique ID: NARC-867012

Object type certainty: Certain
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Head od cast copper alloy bow brooch. Probably Dolphin brooch. Iron pin with hinge mechanism encased within short wings, protruding from a gap in the centre. Wings are 16mm wide. The head starts at 7mm and tapers down to 3mm at the break.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 100
Date to: AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19.7 mm
Weight: 6.8 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 24th August 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Cassidy
Identified by: Ms Julie Cassidy

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5866
Four figure Latitude: 52.289083
Four figure longitude: -1.151092
1:25K map: SP5866
1:10K map: SP56NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: Wednesday 28th October 2009
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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