LEIC-74FB08: Roman? iron nail, AD 43-410

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Unique ID: LEIC-74FB08

Object type certainty: Certain
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Possible Roman iron nail, Length: 42 mm, width: 7 mm, thickness: 6 mm, weight: 6.23g.

The nail has a flat sub rectangular head, 16x13mm, with a rectangular cross sectioned tapering shaft. The shape suggests Roman but it could be later.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 42 mm
Width: 7 mm
Thickness: 6 mm
Weight: 6.23 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Iron
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
To be known as: Earl Shilton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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