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BROOCH

Unique ID: NMS-45B1F1

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

Incomplete Roman Colchester-type two-piece brooch (i.e. with Harlow-type double-pierced lug), with fragment of chord retained in the upper perforation. Undecorated wings. Bent flat-backed bow with tapering rib at upper end and traces of a median line of engraved rocker-arm flanked by concave sides, openwork triangular catch-plate with pin-groove on reverse. Wingspan 17mm. Length 43mm. 43-80 AD.

(Finder's number P. 399)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19 mm
Width: 9.5 mm
Thickness: 3.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 13th January 2015 - Monday 9th February 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 15170
Other reference: KLMD022015

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7212
Four figure Latitude: 52.67839693
Four figure longitude: 0.54278771
1:25K map: TF7212
1:10K map: TF71SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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