NMS-F13520: Late Iron Age to Early Roman Léontomorphe brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: NMS-F13520

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Incomplete Late Iron Age to Early Roman copper alloy Léontomorphe brooch with the spring , pin and the rolled over part of the catchplate missing. The spring case is distorted and also incomplete. The lion at the top of the bow is highly stylised and the fantail is engraved with a herringbone motif. Mackreth 2011, LEO 5.d. Length c.33mm. Width 14mm. c.25 - c.60 AD.

Class: Leontomorphe
Sub class: Mackreth 2011, LEO 5.d

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 25
Date to: Circa AD 60

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33 mm
Width: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 26th July 2017 - Wednesday 27th September 2017

Rally details.

This object was found at Detectival 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

Other reference: DDMD092017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Leafield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3014
Four figure Latitude: 51.82382138
Four figure longitude: -1.56612665
1:25K map: SP3014
1:10K map: SP31SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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Updated: About one year ago

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