NARC-2B8CE5: NARC-2B8CE5 nail cleaner

Rights Holder: Northamptonshire County Council
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NAIL CLEANER

Unique ID: NARC-2B8CE5

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper alloy nail cleaner fitting into the Crummy Type 2a typology. Broken at the suspension loop, which is set perpendicuar to the main body of the nail cleaner. Several collars seperate the suspension loop from the body of the implement. The nail cleaner has broad shoulders before tapering down to a blunt point, which is bifurcated by way of a deeply etched vertical line.

The face of the nailcleaner is decorated with a border filled with short lines. The inner panel has floral motifs etched into it.

The reverse of the nail cleaner is blank and plain.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

Class: Crummy Type 2a

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 64 mm
Weight: 10.05 g
Diameter: 7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Cassidy
Identified by: Ms Julie Cassidy

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: South Northamptonshire (District)
To be known as: Tiffield

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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