WILT-71DE7D: Medieval annular brooch

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ANNULAR BROOCH

Unique ID: WILT-71DE7D

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An incomplete copper alloy medieval annular brooch dating to the period c. AD 1250 - 1450. The brooch comprises an ovular frame with bevelled edges and incised with a series of grooves around the entirety of the obverse of the frame. The reverse is undecorated. The pin features an integrally cast perforation, the ends of which have been overlapped to close around the frame. It features a small knop on either side of the loop and then tapers to a point.

The brooch measures 28.21mm in diameter (internal diameter 24.14mm), is 1.74mm thick and weighs 2.31g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.74 mm
Weight: 2.31 g
Diameter: 28.21 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4255

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Hullavington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8782
Four figure Latitude: 51.53675036
Four figure longitude: -2.18882426
1:25K map: ST8782
1:10K map: ST88SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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