LVPL73: Aesica type BOW BROOCH

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
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Unique ID: LVPL73

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Bow not attached to back-plate. Moulded decoration on back-plate, bow and fantail. Pin intact.


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Class: Aesica

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 40
Date to: AD 60

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 48 mm
Width: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 1998

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration style: Curvilinear

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Carlisle (District)

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 20 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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