SUR-7022B7: Iron Age: Brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: SUR-7022B7

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A nearly complete Late Iron Age copper-alloy European brooch of 'Knotenfibeln' or 'Boss-on-Bow' type, derived from La Téne III brooches and dating to 100-50 BC. The brooch is now distorted. The brooch has a rounded boss on the bow with a collar below, a plain solid catchplate and a separate axial bar. The pin and part of the spring are missing.

Class: Knotenfibeln

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 100 BC
Date to: Exactly 50 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 67 mm
Width: 11.66 mm
Weight: 13.63 g

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 15-722

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
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: Bookham North (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ1253
Four figure Latitude: 51.26516247
Four figure longitude: -0.39608533
1:25K map: TQ1253
1:10K map: TQ15SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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: 3 years ago

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