LEIC-561396: Roman copper alloy plate brooch

Rights Holder: lcc
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

BROOCH

Unique ID: LEIC-561396

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Roman copper alloy plate brooch, 28mm in diameter and 7mm thick. The object is in fair condition and weighs 5.26grams. The brooch is circular and is decorated with a series of concentric circles forming enamel cells, with a band of red and green enamel still present. Its outer edge is decorated with a series of spherical knops, some of which are now missing. The reverse holds part of a catchplate and a pin lug.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 100
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 7 mm
Weight: 5.26 g
Diameter: 28 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Inlaid with enamel

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5925
Four figure Latitude: 52.819317
Four figure longitude: -1.12596
1:25K map: SK5925
1:10K map: SK52NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: LEIC-554B17
Object type: BROOCH
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman copper alloy umbonate brooch fragment, 19mm long, 14mm wide and 11mm thick. The brooch is in fair condition with a green patina and wei…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: LEIC-9A0220
Object type: BROOCH
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Copper alloy and enamel umbonate plate brooch, 27mm wide and 18mm high. The brooch is in poor condition, missing most of its outside edge, bu…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: SF-F5D852
Object type: BROOCH
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A copper alloy Roman disc brooch. It is circular and domed, and is almost complete around its edges. There are slight knops diametrically opp…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.