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    • Created: Friday 16th November 2018

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Record ID: WAW-EF5322
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Warwickshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman brooch of Colchester derivative, Polden Hill (Mackreth 2011, Part 3, Group 3d, Plate 46, AD c. 50-400). The copper alloy brooch has semi-cylindrical wings with perforated wing caps. The wings are undecorated. The axis bar and spring are copper alloy, and there are five coils. The pin is incomplete. At the centre of the upper edge of the wings/bow head there is a perforated lug which supports the chord. The bowhead is hump-like in profile with a moulding on either side. The bow is sub semi-circular in section and tapers to a blunt foot. On the reverse there is a solid catchplate w…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Friday 16th November 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-EEFC15
Object type: BUTTON AND LOOP FASTENER
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete copper-alloy button and loop fastener of Roman date, c.AD 100-200. Wild Class Vc variant. The head is a circular disc shape with a protruding central circular knop. An integral shank extends down from the reverse of the boss and bends at 90 degrees before splitting in to two arms before forming a triangular attachment loop. The orientation of the shank results in the head and loop being on different planes. The reverse is flat and undecorated. The metal is dark green in colour. The button and loop fastener is 33.4mm in length, 21.9mm wide at the head and 14.4mm wide at the …
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 26th November 2018
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Record ID: PUBLIC-EEDCD7
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: UNKNOWN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete lead spindle whorl of unknown date. The spindle whorl is biconvex and sub-circular in shape. The spindle whorl is undecorated.There is a central, uneven circular hole with a diameter of 6.5mm. The whorl is a blotched colour of pale brown and grey with a cream patina. Regarding the dating of spindle whorls, Helen Geake of the British Museum writes: "Dating of lead whorls is difficult. The drop spindle with which they were used continued in use until the end of the medieval period.of unknown date. It is also difficult to establish the function of the whorl as is could also be…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Reepham area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WAW-EED4B5
Object type: HAIR PIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Roman (1st to 4th centuries) copper alloy pin: The pin head is an asymmetrical bi-conical which tapers towards the integral pin shaft. The shaft protrudes from the base of the pin head and only a fragment remains. The break is not recent. The pin has a well developed dark green patina. The pin measures 12.26mm long, 8.87mm diameter. It weighs 2.72g. The pin probably dates to the Roman period. It falls into the Cool typology Group 1, a knob head type. Cool, H. 1990 'Roman Metal Hair Pins From Southern Britain' Archaeological Journal Volume 147 pp. 148-182.
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 9th January 2019
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Record ID: PUBLIC-EEB952
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Fragment of a Roman samian ware bowl. The fragment is from the base, and part of the circular foot is visible. 45mm by 30mm.
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Reepham area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-EEB5B5
Object type: STRAP END
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy medieval forked spacer for a composite strap-end (AD c.1270-c.1450), missing the tip of one of its forks. It has a plain acorn knop terminal with a collar dividing the acorn element from the two prongs. The prongs are flat and rectangular in cross-section and unequal in length: measuring from the centre of the collar the longer prong is 19.4 mm long and the shorter one is 18.0mm long.The object is fairly corroded and has a green patina. Overall the object measures 30.11 mm long, 21.3mm wide and 4.3mm thick at the terminal. It weighs 2.46 grams. Examples of f…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 2nd January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Reepham Area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SOM-EE987D
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy enamelled Roman zoomorphic plate brooch depicting a fish on a dish dating to the period c. AD 100 - 300. The pin is missing. The plate is pointed oval in shape with a series of projecting rounded lugs spaced at regular intervals around the edge of the plate, including one lug at each pointed end. Several of the lugs are missing or incomplete due to wear. The plate is decorated with a border of alternating isoceles triangle recesses, some of which contain traces of degraded enamel, probably green in the inner triangles and unclear in the outer due to servival…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 3rd December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Middlezoy', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-EE91BA
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy Aesica brooch dating to the Roman period (c. AD 43-75). The brooch has tubular wings at the head with a spread of 22 mm. There is a central slot through the head for the pin, which is missing. The short bow is C-shaped, with a bent arch, having a pronounced ridge. Dimensions: Length 22 mm; Width 22 mm; Thickness 5 mm. Weight 5.89 gm
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Reepham Area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WAW-EE8DB6
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Medieval (mid 14th to early 15th century) buckle: The copper alloy buckle has an oval frame with an integral spacer. The frame, on the outer edge at the apex, has a small triangular integral protrusion with a notch for the pin. The upper surface of the frame is sub-D-shaped in section. Integral to the strap bar is a forked spacer. There are two arms to the spacer which taper to a broken edge. The pin is missing. The surface of the buckle frame has a light green patina. The buckle frame and spacer measures 20.43mm long and 15.22mm wide. It weighs 1.15g. Margeson (1993) illustrates a …
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Friday 16th November 2018
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Record ID: PUBLIC-EE8C55
Object type: HARNESS PENDANT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete copper alloy medieval harness pendant, dating from c.12th to 14th century AD. The pendant is quatrefoil shaped with four broad lobes interspersed with four smaller lozengiform pointed lobes.. The front of the pendant is decorated with raised moulding of a central shield design.There is a design within the shield including a raised crown situated at the top of the shield - the remaining design is abraded and worn and is unclear. Projexting from the top of the pendant is an oval attachment loop which is shows wear, evidenced bythinning of the loop and a small break. The revers…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Reepham area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SWYOR-EE89AE
Object type: RING
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Wakefield
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A cast copper alloy annular ring of flattened hexagonal section, probably a harness fitting dating from the Medieval or Post Medieval period, about AD 1100 - 1700. The ring is of irregular thickness. These rings are common detector finds, but their function and dating are not well understood (Finds Recording Guide, Geake). It is 24mm diameter, 1.9mm thick and 2g.
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Thursday 10th January 2019
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Record ID: PUBLIC-EE8411
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Polden Hill type brooch dating to the Roman period (C. AD 75-175). The head of the brooch, complete with wings is semi-cylindrical with closed, flat, end caps .It is 8mm thick. The axis bar, spring and pin are lost. The top of the head has the remains of the suspension loop for the spring and there is a worn rib decoration . The bow is bent back towards the head in antiquity giving the brooch a compressed length of 23mm. The bow tapers from a width of 9mm at the head to 2mm at the foot and a diameter of 3mm for most of its length The catch plate is absent. The patina is l…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Reepham area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: YORYM-EE7A1E
Object type: RING
Broad period: UNKNOWN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete copper-alloy ring of uncertain date and function. The object is circular with a hexagonal section. It is undecorated. The metal has a dark green patina and is worn. The object is 27.8mm in diameter, 3.9mm wide, 2.9mm thick and weighs 5.8g. A similar example has been recorded as LANCUM-0B78D2 and is described as a late Bronze to Early Iron Age "horse trapping" though no supporting evidence is cited. LANCUM-06AA41 also states that 'similar rings have been discovered in a number of Bronze Age hoards and have been suggested as horse harness fittings, as being part of the handl…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 3rd December 2018
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Record ID: PUBLIC-EE78CE
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An illegible late Roman copper alloy radiate or nummus, struck AD260-402.
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Reepham area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SWYOR-EE7599
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Wakefield
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A possible Post Medieval token dating from AD 1550 - 1750, in the shape of a leaf (ovoid) with a cast design of raised ribs on one face emphasising the leaf design (Powell Type 17 -leaf). There is a lozenge shaped hole through the module in the centre rib. The wide end of the leaf is a broken edge. Both faces are also decorated with some rocker arm or wiggle work decoration. This is in irregular short lines between the ribs of the leaf on the side with the cast design, and used to form a possible letter B on the reverse, orientated with the loops of the B towards the broken straight ed…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Thursday 10th January 2019
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Record ID: PUBLIC-EE6CFB
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete lead or lead alloy object of uncertain function, possibly a weight or finial, and uncertain date, probably dating from the Roman to Post Medieval period, c. AD 43 - c. AD 1900. The object has a flat base roughly 9mm in diameter. About 2mm from the base the object widens to a diameter of 18mm for approx 2mm to form a collar . Above the collar the object narrows slightly to form a neck of 5mm in height then widens to a sub cylindrical section 28mm in diameter and 20mm in height. The top is slightly convex.Weight more than 100g. There are sub rectangular perforations in oppos…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Reepham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SWYOR-EE6849
Object type: PENCIL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Wakefield
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A lead artefact which resembles a stylus. As a stylus has a flared end for erasing writing in wax but this is probably an incomplete lead pencil of Medieval or Post Medieval date, about AD 1200 - 1800. It consists of a short length of lead, circular in cross-section, which tapers to a blunt point at one end and has a ragged fracture at the other end where a portion has broken away and is missing. The pencil has a smooth, light grey patina. It is 39.9mm long, 5.8mm diameter and 9.9g. Similar artefacts are recorded on the database: see for example references LANCUM-EEE828 and IOW-3D7855…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Thursday 10th January 2019
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Record ID: YORYM-EE5CB9
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete copper-alloy seal matrix of medieval date, AD 1300-1400. The die of the matrix is ovate with a tapering hexagonally faceted handle extending from the reverse. The handle terminates in a sub-circular loop with central perforation which would have served as a means of suspension. The die itself carries a central motif depicting a dragon advancing right, with head turned back breathing fire. The tail of the dragon also arches up over the back towards the snout. A circumferential legend is present which reads: CREDE MIChI ("believe in me"). The metal has a dark green patina and…
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Friday 14th December 2018
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Record ID: SWYOR-EE5C2C
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Wakefield
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A lead alloy (tombac) button dating from the Post Medieval period, about AD 1600 - 1700. It has a solid circular head with a small pimple or dot on the apex. In profile it is D shaped. The reverse is flat iron corrosion on it. The button is 4.7mm thick, 12.4mm diameter and 2.4g. The metal is grey with a slight green tinge to the patina. Compare examples in Buttons & Fasteners by Gordon Bailey, Page 35.
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Thursday 10th January 2019
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Record ID: PUBLIC-EE55E6
Object type: CROTAL
Broad period: MODERN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cast copper alloy modern Crotal bell. The bell has a retangular lug projecting from the upper hemisphere. The upper hemishere is jagged and broken and there is no decoration. It has a green patina
Created on: Friday 16th November 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Reepham', grid reference and parish protected.


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