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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Copper alloy pin; ring headed. Staright pin with sharp, angular shoulder. Oval ring, flattened oval in cross-section. Traces of transverse ribbing on face of ring.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 300 BC - AD 100 (circa)
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 4 grammes
    • Length: 72 millimetres
    • Width: 3 millimetres (pin, max)
    • Diameter: 16.4 millimetres (ring-head)
  • Bibliography

    • Raftery 1983 No. 439, p.164, fig. 140 bibliographic details
    • Smith 1905 p.348, fig.4 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G50/dc30

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number



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