SUR-C0B046: Iron Age: Brooch

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Unique ID: SUR-C0B046

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper alloy Late Iron Age two-piece brooch, dating from c. AD 1-50. The brooch has an iron spring but the pin is missing. The bow has a flat rectangular section. The catchplate is large and sleeve-like.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa AD 1
Date to: Circa AD 50

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31.79 mm
Width: 9.17 mm
Weight: 3.43 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 14-1413

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Mole Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Brockham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ1950
Four figure Latitude: 51.23678189
Four figure longitude: -0.29679688
1:25K map: TQ1950
1:10K map: TQ15SE
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: SUR
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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