PAS-A2ED35: Silver PM Dress Pin

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DRESS PIN

Unique ID: PAS-A2ED35

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Dress pin, broken beneath rectangular opening. Pointed tip, tapering shaft of quadrangular section. Engraved ornament of chevrons. Possible mark (?) at tip of lowest chevron.

Notes:

Consequently, in terms of age and as the object contains a minimum of 10% precious metal it qualifies as Treasure under the stipulations of the Treasure Act 1996.

The finder generously waived his share of the reward.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Redbourn Museum
Subsequent action after recording: Donated to museum after being declared Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2006T274

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st April 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Ian Richardson
Identified by: Ms Dora Thornton

Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2006T274

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: St. Albans (District)
To be known as: Redbourn

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Redbourn Museum

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PAS
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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