SUR-35CFD7: Dolphin-type brooch, fragment

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Unique ID: SUR-35CFD7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Incomplete, copper-alloy Roman Dolphin-type brooch. Only the wings and upper bow survive. The pin and spring are missing but corrosion suggests that the axis bar was made of iron. On each wing is a pair of diagonal incised lines. The surface of the bow is worn away.

Class: Dolphin

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 33 mm
Weight: 8.01 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2000

Personal details

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Identified by: Mr David W Williams

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: Elmbridge (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU9962
Four figure Latitude: 51.348467
Four figure longitude: -0.579854
1:25K map: SU9962
1:10K map: SU96SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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