SUSS-521F00: Unknown : Unidentified object

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Unique ID: SUSS-521F00

Object type certainty: Certain
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Unidentified object, cast in copper alloy which resembles a Roman brooch. The object is long and thin and tapers to a point. The other terminal has two projecting knops similar to the head of a Roman brooch. The copper alloy is a mid greyish-green colour.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 36.05 mm
Width: 12.95 mm
Thickness: 4.65 mm
Weight: 4.2 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 1981

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Liz Walker
Identified by: Ms Liz Walker

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Epping Forest (District)
To be known as: Roydon

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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