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Unique ID: WMID955

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Wings have capped terminals with holes to support the axis bar. At the top of the bow there is a small hook. The spring is missing, however portions of the axis bar remains in the wing terminal holes. The bow is complete with a high relief design of 'V' shape, rounded foot knop. The catchplate is solid and complete.


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Class: Fibula
Sub class: Polden Hill type.


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 43
Date to: AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38.92 mm
Width: 15.69 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Wychavon (District)

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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