GLO-92D105: GLO-92D105 roman Polden Hill brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: GLO-92D105

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy brooch of Colchester derivative, Polden Hill (Mackreth 2011, Part 3, Group 4.i2, flat wing ends type). The bow is decorated with a series of moulded horizontal ridges and chevrons. The lower part of the bow is missing resulting in the loss of the catch plate. Date 80-120AD.

Class: Colchester derivative, Polden Hill (Mackreth 2011, Part 3, Group 4.i2, flat wing ends type)
Sub class: Mackreth 2011, 4.i2. Plate 48

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 80
Date to: Circa AD 120

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21 mm
Width: 21 mm
Thickness: 10 mm
Weight: 7.18 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st July 2001 - Sunday 1st July 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams
Secondary identifier: Ms Sally Worrell

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Stroud (District)
To be known as: cotswolds

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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