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BROOCH

Unique ID: SUR-FD36CD

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A fragment of a copper alloy Roman brooch comprising the catchplate, foot and part of the bow, which is bent back on itself. The bow is flat, 9.5mm wide, and decorated with parallel moulded lines. Possibly from a Langton Down or Aucissa derivative type brooch and Circa 1st century AD.

Notes:

Cf examples in Hattatt (2000), p306 and 319.

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 150

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 34.5 mm
Height: 9.9 mm
Width: 9.5 mm
Thickness: 1.8 mm
Weight: 6.73 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Upper Winchendon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7314
Four figure Latitude: 51.81986705
Four figure longitude: -0.94231009
1:25K map: SP7314
1:10K map: SP71SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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