Record Details

NHER Number:40294
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman hair pin

Summary

A Roman copper alloy hair pin found by metal detecting.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 86 36
Map Sheet:TF83NE
Parish:HELHOUGHTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

December 2003 to January 2004. Metal detecting in two areas.
Roman incomplete copper alloy hairpin, globular head (daimeter 7mm), rectangular sectioned shank with, from head down: incised grooves forming four transverse ribs, angular baluster with central transverse grooves, incised grooves forming three transverse ribs, plain broken shank, total length at least 26mm.
S. Ashley (NLA), 6 February 2004.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HAIR PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

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