SUR-60CAA4: 03/530 Circular plate brooch, front view

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BROOCH

Unique ID: SUR-60CAA4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A Roman copper-alloy disc brooch; the pin and spring are both missing. The design centres on an equal-armed curvilinear cross with a central raised circle and red enamel in the semi-circular shapes formed by the arms of the cross.

Class: Disc

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 100
Date to: AD 250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.06 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 1985

Personal details

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Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

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: Beddingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ4304
Four figure Latitude: 50.817898
Four figure longitude: 0.028642
1:25K map: TQ4304
1:10K map: TQ40SW
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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