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UNKNOWN PIN

A cast copper alloy pin, of uncertain date, but from the chunkiness, probably Roman. The head is conical and is integrally cast with the shaft, which is roughly circular. The end of the shaft and point have broken away and are missing. The break is ancient and patinated. The shaft of the pin is bent. The metal is corroded and has a dark green patina. It is 42.1mm long and 10.9mm in diameter. It we…