SUR-DDBAB2: 03/563 Colchester one-piece brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: SUR-DDBAB2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A Colchester-type one piece brooch. The bow is plain and slender; the catchplate is missing along with the spring and pin and most of the side wings.

Notes:

One piece brooches were in use from the late Iron Age into the early Roman period.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 15
Date to: Circa AD 60

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 47 mm
Width: 11 mm
Weight: 4.25 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 17th June 1998

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
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: TQ0358
Four figure Latitude: 51.311802
Four figure longitude: -0.523594
1:25K map: TQ0358
1:10K map: TQ05NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: 8 years ago

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