NMS-A55674: Roman wing and fantail brooch, side view

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BROOCH

Unique ID: NMS-A55674

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Wing-and-fanbow brooch. Spring and pin missing. Moulded ‘c’ sectioned arms, incomplete loop for pin, sharply angled head, flat bow with engraved line along either edge and median groove with engraved line either side, sheet catchplate on reverse. Measuring 26 x 39mm. c. 40 – 55 AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 40
Date to: AD 55

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 39 mm
Width: 26 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 11th January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Erica Darch
Identified by: Mrs Erica Darch

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Shouldham

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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