SUR-DD6784: 03/562 Trumpet brooch fragment

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Unique ID: SUR-DD6784

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

The upper part of a trumpet brooch, now very worn. The spring and pin, catchplate and foot are all missing. The bow has a large rounded knop, 11mm diam., below which are three closely-spaced collars, each 8mm diam. The upper part of the bow is decorated with a pair of fluted, expanding grooves. There is engraved decoration elsewhere but it is too worn to describe.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 75
Date to: Circa AD 150

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38 mm
Width: 15 mm
Weight: 16.56 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 11th May 1997

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: Guildford (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0458
Four figure Latitude: 51.31162
Four figure longitude: -0.509252
1:25K map: TQ0458
1:10K map: TQ05NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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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