GLO-9A144D:

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BROOCH

Unique ID: GLO-9A144D

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy sprung dolphin brooch that has the remains of a rearwards facing hook at the top of the head that would have held the spring. Although heavily corroded the brooch does not appear to be decorated. The lower part of the bow is truncated resulting in the loss of the catch plate. Date 43-65AD

Class: Dolphin

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 65

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 35 mm
Width: 19 mm
Thickness: 15 mm
Weight: 7.06 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2018 - Saturday 22nd September 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Garway (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO4522
Four figure Latitude: 51.89382257
Four figure longitude: -2.80065858
1:25K map: SO4522
1:10K map: SO42SE
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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