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A fragment of a copper alloy Roman Polden Hill brooch of Mackreth 2011, Chapter 3, Part 3, CD PH 5.a4.

The fragment comprised the spring and hinge together with the arms and a portion of the bow, which is decorated with moulded ridges in the form of a central ridge with three narrow ridges to each side. The pin and catchplate are missing. It is 21.7mm in length. Dating late 1st century AD.

Class: Colchester derivative, Polden Hill
Sub class: Mackreth 2011, Chapter 3, Part 3, CD PH 5.a4.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 50
Date to: Exactly AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.7 mm
Height: 10.7 mm
Width: 20.7 mm
Weight: 6.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 13th January 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin
Secondary identifier: Ms Sally Worrell

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Tewkesbury (District)
Parish or ward: Stanton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP0634
Four figure Latitude: 52.00440596
Four figure longitude: -1.91400544
1:25K map: SP0634
1:10K map: SP03SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: SUR
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Updated: 4 months ago

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