LANCUM-F56817: Roman trumpet brooch

Rights Holder: Justine Biddle
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BROOCH

Unique ID: LANCUM-F56817

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

A fragment of a cast copper-alloy probable trumpet brooch of Roman date. It is the foot, catchplate and part of the bow of the brooch, the rest missing due to old breaks. The bow is oval in section and there is a terminal knop with a collar below this. The catchplate is triangular in shape and has no hole.

Class: Trumpet

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
Length: 39 mm
Width: 8 mm
Thickness: 6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st September 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle
Identified by: Mr Tim Padley

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: South Lakeland (District)
To be known as: Burton-in-Kendal

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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