IOW-AEF5F2: Medieval: Annular Brooch Pin

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Unique ID: IOW-AEF5F2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete Medieval annular brooch pin (c. 1200-c. 1400).

The pin has a closed loop and a tapering shaft. The hole in the loop has a diameter of 3.6mm and the shaft has three 'slashes' on two of the four faces. Between the loop and shaft there is a collar.

This pin is reddish brown.

Length: 41.0mm; width of loop: 8.0mm; thickness of loop: 5.9mm; shaft: 3.6 x 3.6mm (adjacent to the collar). Weight: 3.33g.

Class: annular
Sub class: pin

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 41 mm
Width: 8 mm
Thickness: 5.9 mm
Weight: 3.33 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 11th May 2019 - Saturday 11th May 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2019-7-172

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Recording Institution: IOW
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Updated: 4 days ago

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