PUBLIC-D40C6E: An incomplete, copper alloy, Roman brooch of Wilsford type, AD 100-200

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BROOCH

Unique ID: PUBLIC-D40C6E

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An incomplete, copper alloy, Roman brooch of Wilsford type, AD 100-200.The object comprises the foot and part of the catchplate of the brooch, the upper bow, head and pin are missing. There is a transverse collar just below the break on the bow, below this the bow has a triangular cross section and terminates in a scalloped terminal collar. The object has an even green patina. A similar example can be found in Hattatt 2000 no.1519, fig.161, page 302.

Length: 31.2mm
Height: 10.9mm
Width: 6.4mm
Weight: 3.8g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 100
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31.2 mm
Height: 10.9 mm
Width: 6.4 mm
Weight: 3.8 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Paul Hill
Identified by: Mr Paul Hill

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Arun (District)
Parish or ward: Patching (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0907
Four figure Latitude: 50.852257
Four figure longitude: -0.45290954
1:25K map: TQ0907
1:10K map: TQ00NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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