Record Details

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


A Roman copper alloy hair pin found by metal detecting.

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Grid Reference:TF 86 36
Map Sheet:TF83NE

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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