SUR-932AB4: Roman: Colchester brooch

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Unique ID: SUR-932AB4

Object type certainty: Certain
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A largely plain copper-alloy Roman Colchester-type brooch with the remains of the spring and chord. Each side wing is decorated with a single groove. The catchplate is solid.

Class: Colchester

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 50
Date to: Circa AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 45.43 mm
Width: 21.93 mm
Weight: 7.76 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 15-444

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bremhill (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9577
Four figure Latitude: 51.49192238
Four figure longitude: -2.07340981
1:25K map: ST9577
1:10K map: ST97NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: 3 years ago

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