OXON-B246A5: Iron Age brooch: Nauheim derivative

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BROOCH

Unique ID: OXON-B246A5

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete cast copper alloy one-piece Nauheim brooch, dating to the Late Iron Age (c. 25-60 AD). The brooch retains two coils of the spring and most of the bow however the foot of the bow, the reverse catchplate and th pin are all missing. The bow is flat in plan and tapers from the squared shoulders at the head down towards the foot. The front of the bow is decorated with faint vertical raised linear mouldings on either lateral edge and a central groove.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 39.4 mm
Width: 7.7 mm
Weight: 3 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OXPAS2018.471

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4007
Four figure Latitude: 51.76026313
Four figure longitude: -1.42184611
1:25K map: SP4007
1:10K map: SP40NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: OXON
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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