SUR-38AE07: Unknown: Brooch

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Unique ID: SUR-38AE07

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

A slightly domed copper-alloy brooch of uncertain period. The brooch has a central four point 'star' with two concentric circles, an outer annular frame of pellets, three rounded projections (one of which is missing), each with circles. The brooch has a loop on its upper edge, a hinge and catchplate on the back, an iron-rich patina and no clear evidence of enamel.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33.86 mm
Weight: 6.5 g

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 17-1403

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: South Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Newbottle (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5234
Four figure Latitude: 52.00201254
Four figure longitude: -1.24393418
1:25K map: SP5234
1:10K map: SP53SW
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: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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