Brooch ID

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Brooch ID

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This came up today in Lincolnshire. About 4 inches down. Weight 17.39g. 43mm long.
Found with a Deus with a 6' HF Coil on the Ultimate programme.

Can anyone shed some light on it please.

Simon
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Post by oldartefact »

I would say late iron age / roman ... possibly Le tene ... its old :) :) :) and very nice
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Celtic. Very nice. ::g

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Celtic or Romano British. ::g
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FLO has now seen it and has dated it as Iron Age, 300-100BC
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very nice!

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Well saved, very nice ::g
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Thats a cracker.

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