SUR-53F607: Iron Age: Brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: SUR-53F607

Object type certainty: Certain
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A curving strip-form bow from a one piece brooch of late Iron Age or early Roman date. The slightly tapering bow has a bifurcating head, presumably the remains of a pin and spring. A small part of the catchplate also survives. The bow is decorated with a wide and rounded central groove with bordering bands of opposed interlocking triangular punches.

Notes:


Class: Strip form

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date to: Circa AD 50

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 42.96 mm
Width: 10.59 mm
Weight: 2.06 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 10.813

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Guildford (District)
Parish or ward: West Clandon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0552
Four figure Latitude: 51.257505
Four figure longitude: -0.496671
1:25K map: TQ0552
1:10K map: TQ05SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Before 2000
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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