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BROOCH

Unique ID: NMS-86F127

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Incomplete, worn and corroded Iron Age-Roman copper alloy Colchester type one-piece brooch, with remains of forward-facing hook, chord, spring and pin missing. Short broken wings, tapering rectangular-sectioned bow with traces of twin knurled median ribs. Stump of missing catch-plate on reverse. Extant length 73mm. Extant wingspan 14mm. c.20-c.75 AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 20
Date to: Circa AD 75

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 73 mm
Width: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 21st October 2014 - Monday 17th November 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 60269
Other reference: NMD112014

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Fincham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF6705
Four figure Latitude: 52.61709006
Four figure longitude: 0.46536354
1:25K map: TF6705
1:10K map: TF60NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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