LEIC-8387A4: LEIC-8387A4: Roman to early medieval penannular brooch

Rights Holder: Leicestershire County Council
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Unique ID: LEIC-8387A4

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An incomplete copper alloy Type C penannular brooch of late Iron Age to early medieval date. It has loose, single coiled terminals and the hoop is lozenge-shaped in cross section.The pin is missing. It is is good condition with some corrosion in places.

Diameter: 35.2mm, thickness: 5.9mm, weight: 3.47g

Class: Penannular
Sub class: Type C

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa AD 1
Date to: Circa AD 700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 5.9 mm
Weight: 3.47 g
Diameter: 35.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 18th February 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Booth
Identified by: Ms Anna Booth

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)

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