SF5281: Colchester derivative BOW BROOCH

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BROOCH

Unique ID: SF5281

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy brooch fragment. Lower bow and catchplate only. D-section undecorated bow, tapering to a point. Small oval hole in catchplate and pin groove, suggesting that this is from a Colchester derivative double lug type. Surviving length 24mm.

Class: Colchester derivative

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 43
Date to: AD 80

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 24 mm
Weight: 1.33 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Judith Plouviez
Identified by: Judith Plouviez

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: SUFFOLK FRECKENHAM

Spatial coordinates


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: SF
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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