NARC-B1CF06: penannularbrooch

Rights Holder: Northamptonshire County Council
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BROOCH

Unique ID: NARC-B1CF06

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete copper alloy penannular brooch. The frame is oval made from copper alloy ring hammered flat. the ends are turned back on themselves, making the terminals. The pin is a copper allloy wire hammered flat at one end and curled around the frame. There are some signs of vertical lines across part of the frame. A light green patina with some traces of the original brown surface. The pin is 37mm long. The frame is 3mm wide and 34mm in diameter. Fowler Type D.

Class: penannular

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 100 BC
Date to: Circa AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 3 mm
Weight: 3.2 g
Diameter: 34 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 23rd April 2011

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: Hand made
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)
Parish or ward: Preston Capes (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5753
Four figure Latitude: 52.172325
Four figure longitude: -1.167938
1:25K map: SP5753
1:10K map: SP55SE
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
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

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

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