NMS-F72267: Early Saxon annular brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: NMS-F72267

Object type certainty: Certain
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Two Early Saxon non-joining fragments of (probably one) copper alloy annular brooch, angled frame, approximately just under half survives, engraved transverse lines, broken across constriction for pin, approximate diameter 45mm, Cf Spong Hill III (1984), Fig 80, 24.7.

Class: annular

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 410
Date to: AD 720

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 45 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st February 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Erica Darch
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 40242

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Little Barningham

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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