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PIN

Unique ID: LIN-7E1085

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper-alloy Anglo-Saxon pin. The head is a faceted rectangular prism decorated on both main faces with three or four ring and dot motifs. A single motif decorates each narrow face. The head is worn. The shaft is incomplete.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 700
Date to: Circa AD 850

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 12 mm
Width: 7 mm
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 1.43 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 20th March 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Adam Daubney
Identified by: 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: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: near Louth

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

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Recording Institution: LIN
Created: Friday 13th April 2012
Updated: Friday 13th April 2012

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