LIN-2025A7: Early Roman copper-alloy T-shaped brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: LIN-2025A7

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast copper-alloy T-shaped brooch dating to the early Roman period. The brooch has cylindrical wings in cross-section containing an axis bar for a hinged pin. The pin is missing. The bow is D-shaped in cross-section and comma shaped in profile. The bow is decorated with a rib down the centre, on to either side, and another on both edges. The bow tapers to a slightly forward facing foot. The catchplate is intact.

Class: T-shaped

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 70
Date to: Circa AD 150

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 48 mm
Width: 26 mm
Thickness: 13 mm

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
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Keelby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA1709
Four figure Latitude: 53.564578
Four figure longitude: -0.234915
1:25K map: TA1709
1:10K map: TA10NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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