LEIC-E633E3: Late Iron Age or Roman copper alloy brooch, AD 1 to 100

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Unique ID: LEIC-E633E3

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Late Iron Age or Roman copper alloy bow brooch, AD 1-100. Possible Nauheim derivitive. The brooch has a flat bow with a rectangular cross section and it has an integral spring which emerges from the narrowing plate and projects bakwards and then winds into a loop at its head. The brooch is missing its lower portion and is heavily corroded. Length: 26 mm, width: 6 mm, weight: 1.52 g.

Class: Bow

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: IRON AGE
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 1
Date to: Circa AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 26 mm
Width: 6 mm
Weight: 1.52 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th February 2018 - Wednesday 14th February 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Scalford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7624
Four figure Latitude: 52.80820427
Four figure longitude: -0.87398232
1:25K map: SK7624
1:10K map: SK72SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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