Information for record number MWA6982:
Migration period brooch fragment

Summary Findspot - part of an Anglo Saxon brooch, dating to the Migration period, was found 500m east of Glasshouse Wood.
What Is It?  
Type: Findspot
Period: Migration (410 AD - 800 AD)
Where Is It?  
Parish: Ashow
District: Warwick, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 31 71
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Level of Protection National - Old SMR PrefRef (Grade: )
Sites & Monuments Record

Source Number  

1 A fragment of an Anglo Saxon cruciform long brooch was reported by metal detectorists to Coventry Museum.
2 Illustration in FI file 6982.

Source No: 2
Source Type: Drawing
Title: Anglo Saxon brooch fragment from Ashow
Date: 1992
Page Number:
Source No: 1
Source Type: Unpublished document
Title: Reported Finds List 1992
Author/originator: Coventry Museum
Date: 1992
Page Number:
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Word or Phrase
monument GLASSHOUSE * A building made chiefly of glass, used to grow plants and fruit in. Use more specific type where possible. back
monument FINDSPOT * The approximate location at which stray finds of artefacts were found. Index with object name. back
monument MUSEUM * A building, group of buildings or space within a building, where objects of value such as works of art, antiquities, scientific specimens, or other artefacts are housed and displayed. back
monument WOOD * A tract of land with trees, sometimes acting as a boundary or barrier, usually smaller and less wild than a forest. back

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