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BROOCH

Unique ID: NMS-76CE85

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

Incomplete Roman copper alloy Colchester Derivative Harlow brooch, with the spring, pin, most of one wing (recent break) and the lower part of the bow with all of the catchplate missing. The wing is decorated with a single groove near its outer end, The flat-backed bow carries a pronounced median rib between concavities. The rib ends just above the break. Estimated wingspan 28mm. Extant length 23mm. c,43 - c.75 AD.

Class: Colchester Derivative Harlow

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 75

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23 mm
Width: 28 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 15th March 2017 - Wednesday 15th March 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

Other reference: KLMD042017

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Fenland (District)
Parish or ward: Wisbech St. Mary (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF3704
Four figure Latitude: 52.61649606
Four figure longitude: 0.02214533
1:25K map: TF3704
1:10K map: TF30SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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