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Bone pin

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posted on 27.10.2021, 19:24 authored by Helena HamerowHelena Hamerow
Small bone pin, length 2.7cm., stained green from contact with bronze. Flat oval head, scored across top in plane of disc, as if it had been meant to take a fine thread. Round shaft with slight expansion above sharply tapered point. Bored holes in formation on each side of head, and 4 also set around point of expansion on shaft.

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Grave ID

Sibertswold Downs Grave 101

Object ID

M6492

Catalogue Number

M 6492

Material

animal bone (Sonia Hawkes Material Notes; animal bone) (Antiquarian Material; ivory)

Complete Keyword List (Including Alternatives)

pin (Sonia Hawkes Keyword; pin) (Antiquarian Keyword; pin)

Status

extant

Location

National Museums Liverpool

Collection

Mayer Collection

Original Collection

Faussett

Category ID

pin

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