LIN-D61B66: LIN-D61B66

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Unique ID: LIN-D61B66

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete early Roman cast copper-alloy T-shaped brooch, dating to the 1st-2nd century AD. Cylindrical wings hold the pin axis bar; there is a slot in the centre of the wings at the rear for the now missing pin. The head of the bow has a ridge and groove running down to the foot either side of the bow edge. The catchplate is incomplete.

Length: 49 mm; Width: 34 mm; Weight: 13.22 g

Class: T-shape

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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: 49 mm
Width: 34 mm
Weight: 13.22 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Lisa Brundle
Identified by: Dr Lisa Brundle

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Osbournby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0838
Four figure Latitude: 52.92855538
Four figure longitude: -0.39479797
1:25K map: TF0838
1:10K map: TF03NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: 6 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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