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Unique ID: LIN-3D88E5
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A copper alloy ansate brooch of Thörle (2001) Gruppe IIA 1c type, dating to the middle Saxon period. The brooch has a central arched bow, triangular in cross-section and undecorated, with a flat circular plate at either end. Both plates are decorated with an incised cross. One the reverse of one plate are two lugs for the pin, and on the reverse of the other is a catchplate. The pin is missing.
Sub class: Thörle 2001 Gruppe IIA 1c type
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Length: 30 mm
Width: 8 mm
Thickness: 15 mm
Weight: 3.59 g
Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 2010
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4 Figure: TF1366
Four figure Latitude: 53.179113
Four figure longitude: -0.310638
1:25K map: TF1366
1:10K map: TF16NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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