WILT-145C86: Roman Colchester Two Piece Brooch (front and side)

Rights Holder: Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum
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BROOCH

Unique ID: WILT-145C86

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Colchester derivative two piece Roman brooch dating to AD 43-100. The pin is missing. At the top are two arms forming a T. The arms are decorated at the distal ends a decorative line. The bow of the brooch extends out from the T bar and then narrows towards the base where there is a small foot. The bow is decorated with two lines which follow the sides of the bow, narrowing towards the foot. The catchplate extends back from the lower part of the bow. Cf Hattatt (1989) A Visual Catalogue of Richard Hattatt's Ancient Brooches p297 no 875.

Notes:

This artefact was found in the late 1990's and has been recorded on the database from a paper record. It has not been seen in person by the recorder.

Class: Colchester derivative

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Personal details

Recorded by: Mrs Alyson Tanner
Identified by: Mrs Alyson Tanner

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Salisbury

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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