KENT-2D10B8: Fragment of Early roman Brooch

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BROOCH

Unique ID: KENT-2D10B8

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A fragment of cast small early Roman copper-alloy brooch of two part Colchester variety with a double-pierced lug, dating to c.AD 43-100.

Description: The brooch has open semi-circular cross sectioned pair of wings under which the missing the spring and pin would have sat. The wings are undecorated with a prominent double pierced lug between them at the base of the bow, although this is fragment. The bow is broken just past the back of the head. The brooch is mottled light green and mottled brown colour.

Measurements: Length: 11.71mm, Width: 22.17mm, Thickness: 9.13mm and Weight: 2.72g in weight.

Class: Colchester Derivative

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 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 11.71 mm
Width: 22.17 mm
Thickness: 9.13 mm
Weight: 2.72 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Maidstone (District)
Parish or ward: Stockbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ8261
Four figure Latitude: 51.31899105
Four figure longitude: 0.6103993
1:25K map: TQ8261
1:10K map: TQ86SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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