SUR-121BA1: Roman: Unidentified object

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
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Unique ID: SUR-121BA1

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

A cast copper alloy fragment which forms a strip with transverse ridges. The strip ends in a flat-sided rounded loop which projects from the centre of the strip. The opposite end of the strip appears broken.

The object looks a little like a Roman brooch but this is very uncertain.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23.6 mm
Width: 8.78 mm
Weight: 1.69 g

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 12-70

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: West Rasen (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0689
Four figure Latitude: 53.387213
Four figure longitude: -0.40767
1:25K map: TF0689
1:10K map: TF08NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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