LANCUM-7D78A3: Medieval copper alloy ring brooch 14th/15th century AD.

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BROOCH

Unique ID: LANCUM-7D78A3

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval copper alloy ring brooch 14th/15th century AD. The ring brooch is flattened on front and back. The front is decorated with a series of irregular short incised lines and the reverse is plain. The pin is missing and the brooch has a very dark patina. The diameter is 45mm and the weight is 11.28g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 11.28 g
Diameter: 45 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 30th September 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Mr Stuart Noon
Secondary identifier: Dr Kevin Leahy

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
Parish or ward: Bury St. Edmunds (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL8564
Four figure Latitude: 52.243086
Four figure longitude: 0.70826
1:25K map: TL8564
1:10K map: TL86SE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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