SUR-5D6C96: Brooch

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Unique ID: SUR-5D6C96

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

The upper part of a small trumpet brooch. The lower part, pin and catchplate are missing. On the bow is a rectangular expansion divided radially into six triangular areas, one of which contains red enamel.

Class: Trumpet

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 75
Date to: AD 125

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27 mm
Width: 10.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st July 2003

Personal details

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Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Lewes (District)
Parish or ward: Southease (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ4305
Four figure Latitude: 50.826885
Four figure longitude: 0.029031
1:25K map: TQ4305
1:10K map: TQ40NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: 15 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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