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    • County: Suffolk
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    • Broad period: IRON AGE

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Record ID: SF-FA2893
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A complete copper alloy early Iron Age three-part La Tene 1Ba brooch. The head has a four coiled spring (one spring is actually the separate head of the pin) with an external chord. The coils are slightly smaller than would be typical on a La Tene 1A brooch, but still larger in size than those typically seen on 1C and 2A brooches. A separate thick copper alloy chord passes through the head, securing a separate copper alloy pin, which is simply coiled around it at one end. The bow is 5.72mm wide and 3.22mm thick, narrowing slightly at either end. It is gently curved in profile and its o…
Created on: Thursday 30th May 2019
Last updated: Thursday 20th June 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Near Bury St Edmunds', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-4CBAAA
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete silver Iron Age half unit of the North Thames / Eastern region, dating to 60 BC -20 BC, 'Double Equine' type. Obverse depicts a galloping horse right, looking back over shoulder, snake like creature above. Reverse depicts a horse right, with pellets above linked by wavy line, beaded mane, a pellet below. As ABC, p. 117, no. 2294.
Created on: Wednesday 3rd April 2019
Last updated: Friday 5th April 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Near Bury St Edmunds', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-15F2D9
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A copper-alloy core of a plate silver Iron Age unit of unclear type, probably dating to the period c.50 BC-AD 43. Obverse type is illegible. Reverse possibly depicts a stylised horse right?
Created on: Monday 11th February 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 26th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Exning', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-3127D8
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A Central Gaulish copper-alloy coin struck on a cast flan, probably of the Pictones, dating to the c.1st century BC. Obverse: Head left. Reverse: Horse advancing left, rosette above, annulet(?) between forelegs. As Allen, 1995: pp. 78-79, nos. S191-194.
Created on: Friday 27th April 2018
Last updated: Monday 30th April 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wenhaston with Mells Hamlet', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-DC5F23
Object type: COSMETIC MORTAR
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete copper-alloy Iron Age to Roman cosmetic mortar, dating to 100 BC - AD 410. It survives part of the crescent-shaped bow, which ends in a three dimensional bovine head. The bow has a U-shaped cross section; the sides wall have traces of triangular cells, which contains light-colored enamel. It is worn. it belongs to Jackson Type J. Cf. on PAS database : SF- E508C7 Length: 30.08 Width: 8.36 mm Thickness: 2.24mm Weight: 3.24 g
Created on: Monday 23rd April 2018
Last updated: Thursday 21st February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Rendlesham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-6C5EE3
Object type: COIN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete, uninscribed silver unit of the East Anglian region / Iceni, dating to c.20-10 BC, 'Odin's Eye' type. Obverse: Male head right, herringbone hair, large oval eye, another eye in front of the mouth. Reverse: A horse right, double front legs, large open head, pellet in ring beside wheel with tail above, pellet ring below. As ABC, p. 83, no. 1537. This is the third example of this type to be recorded on the PAS database, the first two also from west Suffolk: SF-161F76 and SF-SF-F192C4.
Created on: Wednesday 28th February 2018
Last updated: Thursday 8th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wordwell', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-687E0C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete copper-alloy Late Iron Age to Roman brooch, copying the Rosette Type, dating to the 1st century AD. The plate in plan has a the shape of an inverted thistle, consisting of an upper disc-shaped part above a sub-triangular element. The disc has breaks at its top suggesting that must have been where the hinged pin was attached; in its centre there is a circular hole blocked by remains of the corroded copper-alloy rivet. The front face of the plate is decorated with five radial grooves origineted from the forementioned rivet-hole and running only towards the sub-triangular el…
Created on: Wednesday 28th February 2018
Last updated: Thursday 21st February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Gt Barton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-AE721C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete copper-alloy late Iron Age to Roman brooch of the Rosette Type. The head of the brooch is sub-rectangular in plan and the spring-case is open at the back; the spring is missing. The bow has a semi-circular profile and a D-shape cross section; it joins the spring case at its upper end and the sub-circular disc plate at its lower end. The disc plate runs up to touch the case housing the spring; the front of the disc has a decoration with five concentric grooves. At the back only a fragment of the lower bow still remains at the center of the disc. The pin is missing. For a …
Created on: Monday 19th February 2018
Last updated: Thursday 22nd March 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Rendlesham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-3BA219
Object type: HARNESS FITTING
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A complete cast copper-alloy terret ring dating from the Middle Iron Age to early Roman periods, c. 100 BC -100 AD. This example is of Lewis' 'simple' type, being circular in plan and section, demonstrating two projecting circular collars at its lower edge which enclose a constricted strap-bar. At one end of the latter is concreted ferrous product which likely represents part of the means by which the terret was originally attached. Preserved in good condition with an even green patina, it measures 38.08mm long, 42.17mm in diameter, 6.21mm thick at the midpoint of the strap-bar, 5.59mm…
Created on: Monday 8th January 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 4th July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lavenham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-BB954E
Object type: QUERN
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A mostly complete puddingstone 'beehive' type quern dating to the Late Iron Age or early Roman period, c. 1-160 AD. Ground from a grey conglomerate with large orange, pinkish and black flint inclusions, the quern has suffered some minor losses to its edge though is otherwise preserved in reasonable condition. It is broadly circular in plan and domed, with angled sides that give it a 'beehive' like appearance. It demonstrates a central circular aperture, though this is now clogged at its upper edge with a large broken flint nodule which has apparently been jammed in the aperture- wheth…
Created on: Thursday 21st December 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 30th January 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Cavendish', grid reference and parish protected.


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