LIN-A56B18: Copper alloy pin of uncertain date

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Unique ID: LIN-A56B18

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy pin. The head comprises a hollow cube with a circular hole in the centre of all four sides. The head of the pin is in the form of a turret, with a small upward projection at each corner. The pin is slender and has a sharp terminal.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 39 mm
Width: 5 mm
Thickness: 5 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Osbournby area

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: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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