SUR-460254: Iron Age: Brooch

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UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: SUR-460254

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

A possibly fragment of an Iron Age, copper-alloy, brooch, although of uncertain type. The fragment comprises an incomplete hollow-backed circular expansion which leads from a narrow sharply curving extension with a broken terminal. On the circular element is a raised swelling of teardrop form.

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 50 BC
Date to: Circa AD 50

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 16.87 mm
Width: 9.47 mm
Weight: 0.85 g

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 15-1543

Materials and construction

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

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: 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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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