SF4556: Colchester derivative rear hook type BOW BROOCH

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BROOCH

Unique ID: SF4556

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy brooch, Colchester derivative rear hook type. Missing spring/pin. Catchplate and wings are very abraded, whole surface very pitted. Bow is a flat D-section, back slightly convex, tapered and with a narrow centre rib. Surviving width 16mm, length 40mm.

Class: Colchester derivative rear hook type

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 43
Date to: AD 75

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 40 mm
Width: 16 mm
Weight: 5.43 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st December 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Judith Plouviez
Identified by: Judith Plouviez

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: SUFFOLK HUNTINGFIELD

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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