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EARLY MEDIEVAL PIN

An incomplete cast copper alloy pin of probable Early-medieval date. The globular head of the pin is all that remains with a worn knop representing the point at which the shaft would have projected. The shaft proper has been lost to old breaks and the pinhead is undecorated.The metal has a mid blackish-brown patina and is worn. The pinhead is 9.1mm long, 8.9mm in diameter and weighs 2.1g.