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BROOCH

Unique ID: PUBLIC-7A907B

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete early Roman brooch, possibly a dolphin or Polden Hill typ. The wings are missing as is the pin. The bow is comma-shaped in profile, triangular in section, and tapers to a pointed foot. Similar to LIN-A7885E.

Class: Polden Hill or Dolphin

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 75
Date to: Circa AD 150

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 35 mm
Width: 10 mm
Thickness: 8 mm
Weight: 7 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 9th August 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Allan Kissack
Identified by: Mr Allan Kissack

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Dorrington

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: Sunday 9th August 2015
Updated: Monday 10th August 2015

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