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Unique ID: SUR-A122DB

Object type certainty: Possibly
Workflow status: Published Find published

A fragment of a copper alloy Roman Colchester derivative, hinged brooch, comprising a stump of the bow, traces of a headloop and the copper alloy hinged pin, which itself is 32.4mm in length and narrows from around 2.3 to 0.7mm thick. The head of the brooch has very narrow shoulders, 12.5mm wide, with a copper alloy hinge spindle. The brooch is decorated with a moulded ridge vertically down the bow and a pair of incised diagonal lines across the shoulders. Circa late 1st - 2nd Century AD.

Class: Colchester derivative, hinged
Sub class: Mackreth 2011, Chapter 3, Part 4, CD H 4. f.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 55
Date to: Exactly AD 175

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 37.8 mm
Height: 9 mm
Width: 12.5 mm
Weight: 4.9 g

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin
Secondary identifier: Ms Sally Worrell

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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