NMS-AF5773: Late Early Medieval brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: NMS-AF5773

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Incomplete late early-medieval copper alloy Borre-style disc brooch of Kershaw 2013 East Anglian Series Type I, in rather abraded condition and with most of the edge missing. There are amorphous scars of the pin lug and catchplate on the reverse. Diameter c.30mm. 10th century.

Class: East Anglian series
Sub class: Type I

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Ascribed Culture: Anglo-Scandinavian
Date from: Circa AD 900
Date to: Circa AD 1000

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 30 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 11th February 2014 - Monday 10th March 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 59938
Other reference: KLMD032014

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Sedgeford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7137
Four figure Latitude: 52.9032302
Four figure longitude: 0.54106671
1:25K map: TF7137
1:10K map: TF73NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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