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    • County: Suffolk
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Record ID: SF-28584E
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete copper-alloy Roman Langton Down brooch. It is missing the pin, foot and catchplate due to old breaks. The spring casing is cylindrical in form, folded to encase the spring and with a central rectangular slot through which the now missing pin would have originally hinged. It is decorated on its upper and front faces with a single incised transverse groove and double vertical grooves at each end. Where the bow and spring casing join there are double transverse grooves. The bow itself is flat, rectangular in form, turns sharply at right angles to the spring casing, and term…
Created on: Friday 23rd January 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 25th March 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Sutton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-4ECA3B
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete and bent copper-alloy Colchester brooch. It is missing the pin, catch plate and half of the spring due to old breaks, now worn. The wings are rectangular, short and flat. They are separated at their centre by an integrally cast rectangular hook. This is a flattened D-shape in section and curves forwards towards the head of the brooch. The bow is a flattened D-shape in section with a flat back and rounded front face and tapers to a sharp pointed foot. The front face of the bow is decorated with a central longitudinal groove with a central longitudinal wavey rib. On the…
Created on: Wednesday 8th October 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 28th March 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lackford', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-A7DB71
Object type: BOW BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete and worn copper-alloy late Iron Age to early Roman Colchester bow brooch. It is missing the spring, pin, catch plate, the majority of one wing and the tip of the hook due to old breaks, now worn. The wings are rectangular, short and flat. They are separated at their centre by an integrally cast rectangular hook. This is a flattened D-shape in section and curves forwards towards the head of the brooch. The bow is oval in section, undecorated and tapers to a sharp pointed foot. This brooch measures 33.18mm in length, 8.17mm in width at wings, 4.73mm in width at bow, …
Created on: Tuesday 30th September 2014
Last updated: Monday 9th February 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Westhorpe', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-22915E
Object type: BOW BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete and worn copper-alloy Roman Colchester bow brooch. It is missing the majority of the spring, pin and catch plate due to old breaks, now worn. The wings are rectangular, short and flat. They are separated at their centre by an integrally cast spring with three surviving coils and a rectangular hook. This is a flattened D-shape in section and curves forwards towards the head of the brooch. The bow is oval in section, undecorated and tapers to a sharp pointed foot. This brooch measures 43.72mm in length, 13.74mm in width at wings, 5.40mm in width at bow, 4.00mm in thi…
Created on: Wednesday 6th August 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 3rd September 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Great Finborough', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-FE597C
Object type: BOW BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete and large Roman Colchester bow brooch. It is missing part of the spring, pin and the outer edges of the catchplate due to old breaks. The wings are flat, rectangular in form and undecorated. They are separated at their centre by an integrally cast chord hook that is D-shaped in section and folds forwards onto the head of the bow where it has a transverse collar and flattened circular terminal. The chord hook holds in place the integrally cast spring of which four coils and the spring chord survive. In antiquity the spring had become detatched from the head of the bow and…
Created on: Wednesday 23rd July 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 7th October 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Great Glemham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-9A8679
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete copper-alloy Roman Colchester bow brooch. It si missing most of the spring and pin, as well as the foot and catchplate due to old breaks. The wings are flat, rectangular in form and undecorated. At the centre of the wings is an incomplete but integrally cast oval sectioned rear hook, the spring and pin missing due to old breaks. The bow is oval in section, tapering towards the foot before terminating in old breaks. The entire object measures 32.90mm in length, 12.18mm in width at wings, 5.18mm in width at bow, 3.02mm in thickness at bow, and 2.68g in weight. This is a…
Created on: Thursday 12th June 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 28th March 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brandon', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-1AA67D
Object type: HARNESS FITTING
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete cast copper-alloy flat-ring terret of later Iron Age date. Part of one side of the hoop survives, terminating at both ends in old breaks. It is oval in section, curved or crescentic in form and tapers towards one end where the fragment presumably originally joined the now missing bar. Both faces have identical moulded and enamelled decoration. This comprises on one face a continuous S-motif with pointed lobes, two of which survive. Each lobe has a large recessed central circle, which, like the surrounding recessed fields, contains traces of red enamel. The opposite face …
Created on: Friday 6th June 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 10th March 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Aldham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-593000
Object type: BOW BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete and worn copper-alloy unusual Roman Colchester bow brooch. It is missing the majority of the hook, the spring, pin and part of the catch plate due to old breaks, now worn. The wings are rectangular, short and flat. They are separated at their centre by the remains of an integrally cast rectangular hook. The bow is a flattened D-shape in section and tapers to a sharp pointed foot. The front face of the bow is decorated with two central longitudinal grooves. On the back face of the foot are the remains of an integrally cast catch plate that is triangular in form. Both face…
Created on: Wednesday 28th May 2014
Last updated: Thursday 12th July 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Felixstowe', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-7EA314
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete and worn copper-alloy Late Iron Age to early Roman Langton Down brooch. It is missing the spring, pin, much of the spring casing and the catchplate due to old breaks, as well as the foot of the bow being bent forwards at an angle of 90 degrees due to post-depositional damage. The spring casing was originally cylindrical in form, now missing both end and large portions of the top and bottom edges due to old breaks. A slight transverse groove is perhaps visible where bow and spring casing meet. The bow is rectangular in form, D-shaped in section with flat back face and rou…
Created on: Wednesday 23rd April 2014
Last updated: Monday 9th February 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Monks Eleigh', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-CE1D34
Object type: BOW BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete copper-alloy Late Iron Age to early Roman Langton Down bow brooch. It is missing the terminals of the wings, the majority of the spring, the bow, foot, catch plate and pin due to old breaks, now worn The wings are folded over to be cylindrical in form and undecorated. In the centre there is a rectangular notch which would have held the now missing pin. Within the fold of the wings is the remains of a spring. The bow is rectangular and narrows towards the foot. It is triangular in section with a flat front face. This brooch measures 18.35mm in length, 17.80mm in wid…
Created on: Thursday 13th February 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 11th March 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Icklingham', grid reference and parish protected.


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