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BROOCH

Unique ID: BERK-EB8316

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A incomplete copper-alloy Roman Colchester hinged brooch. The only parts of the brooch remaining is the enclosed wings housing the pin mechanism and part of the bow. The bow tapers away from the head and has a raised midrib along the centre.

Class: Colchester derivative, hinged
Sub class: Mackreth 2011, CD H

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.8 mm
Width: 21.1 mm
Thickness: 11 mm
Weight: 7.26 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 22nd July 2017

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: St. Mary Bourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4253
Four figure Latitude: 51.27460648
Four figure longitude: -1.39928826
1:25K map: SU4253
1:10K map: SU45SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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