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Record ID: LEIC-6E27D7
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Rutland
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy 'Dolphin' bow brooch, 37mm long, 20mm wide and 12mm thick with a weight of 10.36g. The brooch is incomplete, being unfinished and possibly a failed casting. It has open semi-circular cross sectioned wings sitting behind a circular cross sectioned tapering bow with rounded stepped foot. It has a sub rectangular catchplate with turned end which is half the length of the bow. It has a slight casting seam running the length of the front of the bow, with a more pronounced section in the centre. It has an extensive rough seam/'plate' of bronze on its reverse side which fi…
Created on: Friday 15th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 18th February 2019
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Record ID: LEIC-6DE10C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Rutland
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy 'Hod Hill' bow brooch, 23mm long, 13mm wide and 2mm thick with a weight of 1.51g. The brooch is incomplete, representing the upper half of the brooch and is sub rectangular in form and cross section. It has an inverted triangular upper section with a central rectangular recess in its upper edge to house the now missing pin. Below it widens out to form 'shoulders' and then gently tapers in width and curves, with three slight linear recesses at decoration. It is missing its foot and catch plate.
Created on: Friday 15th February 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: LEIC-6D900F
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Rutland
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Roman copper alloy 'bow and fantail' bow brooch, 29mm long, 14mm wide and 12mm thick with a weight of 5.50g. The brooch is rather crudely made and has circular cross sectioned, solid short wings which would have housed a hinged pin, now missing. The bow has a rectangular cross sectioned curved shaft which widens out into a flat triangular plate. This has a plain raised border surrounding a triangular recess. This is filled with a single central raised triangle, creating three triangular recesses which probably held enamel. The reverse of this has a small sub triangular catch plate.
Created on: Friday 15th February 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: LEIC-6D662B
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Rutland
Workflow stage: Published Find published
AC Late Iron Age to early Roman copper alloy Langton Down brooch, AD 25 -60. The brooch has a circular cross sectioned hollow 'head plate' which houses a spring of four coils and a partial pin. The bow is rectangular in form and cross section and is flat and missing its base. It is decorated with a series of ridges. Its reverse houses the scars of an open catch-plate which take up half of the bows length. It is 41mm long, 17mm wide and 10mm thick with a weight of 4.13g.
Created on: Friday 15th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 18th February 2019
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Record ID: NMS-68BA9A
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Incomplete, worn and corroded Iron Age-Roman copper alloy Colchester type one-piece brooch, with broken forward-facing hook and broken stumps of wings, rectangular-sectioned bow, remains of twin knurled ribs. Stump of missing catch-plate. Length 40mm. Extant wingspan 12.5mm. c.20-c.75 AD.
Created on: Friday 15th February 2019
Last updated: Friday 15th February 2019
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Record ID: NLM-571F73
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy brooch fragment. Cast lower bow and foot from a cruciform brooch, comprising a straight-sided plain upper part, slightly tapered from top to bottom; a step marked by a plain moulding; above a horse head terminal with nostrils represented by a rounded terminal knop. The horse head has a keeled profile with eyes set to either side. The back of the brooch is lightly hollowed, and the stub of a catch plate projects from behind the plain upper part of the fragment. The cruciform brooch was part of the 'national costume' worn by adult Anglian women, and its discovery probably in…
Created on: Thursday 14th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 18th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'North Ormsby', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-555CB1
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cast copper-alloy fragment originating from a cruciform or small-long type bow brooch of Early Anglo-Saxon attribution, c. 450-550 AD. The fragment consists the very base of the foot, being pelta-shaped in plan with an irregular truncation at its upper edge where it has broken from the main portion of the foot. Both faces are completely plain, with no decoration whatsoever visible. Preserved in fair condition with a shiny greyish patina suggesting a high tin content, it survives to a length of 19.23mm, 27.88mm at its widest point and 1.04mm thick at its midpoint. It weigh…
Created on: Thursday 14th February 2019
Last updated: Thursday 14th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Snetterton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: OXON-43560B
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Buckinghamshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cast copper alloy Anglo-Saxon saucer brooch dating from the period c. AD 450-550. The outer, upwards and out-turned rim of the brooch is missing, the metal being worn from old break. The centre of the brooch is decorated with a moulded pattern of six running spirals around a central ring and raised dot design, all enclosed within a circumferential border. Small flecks of white metal on the face indicate the entire face may have once been silvered (such brooches are usually gilded). The reverse has the corroded remains of the integrally cast single pin lug and the pin, whi…
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Thursday 14th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Near Thame', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: LANCUM-426613
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lancashire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Complete but damaged enamelled copper-alloy disc brooch dating from the Roman period, c 2nd century AD. Description: The brooch is circular with a decorated obverse and plain reverse. A chunk of the disc with the catch plate below are broken off and missing. The sprung pin and catch arrangement are on the reverse. The plate is decorated with three fields of champlevĂ© enamel, the central field is circular and has no clear enamel remaining. The first/inner ring may have been plain or possibly was decorated with moulded dot. The next ring was filled with green enamel with moulded dots i…
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 18th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Carnforth', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: LANCUM-423553
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lancashire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Cast copper alloy Roman trumpet brooch fragment dating from c. AD75-175. Only the head and part of the bow of the brooch survive. The front part of the bow, foot, spring and pin are missing. The bow has a circular cross section and is broken just next to the for this brooch type typical moulded acanthus leaf-and-reel-decoration which sits at the apex of the bow. Below the trumpet-shaped head which gives this brooch type its name, is the hinge mechanism that attached the pin to the brooch. This trumpet brooch did not have a sprung but a hinged mechanism with the two tubular mouldings a…
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 18th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Carnforth', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: OXON-41D6FF
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete and unusual copper alloy Roman radiate headed knee or trumpet brooch variant, probably dating from c. AD 100-200. The brooch has the characteristic 'knee' bend at the top of the bow, being of rounded form but with a hollow underside. The bow tapers towards the foot which is angled outwards with a thin projecting knop at the very base. The head of the brooch is a radiate fan with nine square projections set around the curve of the fan. Internally the head plate has a recessed crescent-shaped void above the crescentic head of the bow; this panel probably contained enamel but n…
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 13th February 2019
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Record ID: LANCUM-41D3B6
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lancashire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete, copper alloy enamelled Dragonesque brooch dating from late 1st or 2nd century AD. The brooch survives almost complete with only one of the terminal heads missing. The pin is still in place, bent around the body of the brooch. Although most of the enamel is missing, it is in excellent condition. The surface is dark brown and shiny and smooth to the touch. The brooch was S-shaped with both sides terminating in a small head with ear, eye and a curled up snout or nose. The body was cast with eleven integral cells which were filled with enamel, probably alternating blue and …
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 18th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Carnforth', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-3F95F7
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy brooch. A flat plain back plate of thickness 0.5mm with a die-stamped moulded hollow frame in low relief attached, with a pelleted border around a flat sunken oval panel: an image has probably been lost. The outer zone of the border bears decorative vegetal scrolls. A looped catch plate is inserted at one end of the back plate, with scars opposite suggesting the loss of a hinged pin seat. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1825-1875 Length: 29.3mm, Width: 24.7mm, Thickness (overall, clear of loop): 3.9mm, Weight: 4.93gms
Created on: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 13th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Messingham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: KENT-2D10B8
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
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.…
Created on: Tuesday 12th February 2019
Last updated: Thursday 14th February 2019
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Record ID: SF-292CA2
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy Iron Age to Roman brooch of an unclear Type, possibly dating to AD 20- 60. It consists of a straight flat upper bow and a portion of a spring case; the latter is very fragmentary and the bow is heavily dented. What it might appear to be the remainder of a spring case, and the flat and straight bow, suggest that the brooch it is probably of some early types like the Langton Down brooches. Length: 20.29 mm Width: 14.05 mm Thickness: 2.19 mm Weight: 1.79 g
Created on: Tuesday 12th February 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 12th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Gislingham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-1980FE
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Gloucestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A fragment of a Roman copper alloy probable Colchester derivative brooch, probably dating to c. AD 50-150. The surviving fragment comprises of the lower bow and foot only, with the upper bow lost to an old break. The bow tapers into a sub-rectangular foot, with an integral, unperforated sub-triangular catch plate projecting from the reverse, with pin rest leaning to the right. The bow of the brooch is decorated with a central, longitudinal ridge. Length 34.4mm; width 6.3mm; thickness 10.0mm; weight 3.02g.
Created on: Monday 11th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 11th February 2019
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Record ID: WILT-191E02
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Gloucestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Roman copper alloy plate brooch, probably dating to c. AD 43-75. The brooch is crescentic in form, missing one of its terminals and with abraded edges. A small knop projects from the outside edge of the crescent, on the logitudinal axis, knops projecting from the opposite and perpendicular sides of the arc both lost. The surviving arm of the crescent tapers into an unelaborated point, although it is heavily abraded. Two perforated lugs project from the reverse of the plate below this surviving knop, these retain the remains of a corroded iron axis bar in situ. The centre …
Created on: Monday 11th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 11th February 2019
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Record ID: WAW-1788F3
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Worcestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman (1st to 4th century) brooch: The type of brooch is uncertain but may be a type of trumpet brooch. The bow head is a is a horizontal oval which on the reverse is semi-cylindrical which expands beyond the bow head and may be traces of wings or an expanded head loop. The bow head is decorated with two curvilinear grooves with a quadruple stranded vertical linear groove in-between which continues down the bow. Between the grooves there is fine horizontal grooves. The bow is a thick oval in section, curved in profile and tapers to a blunt, broken point. Underneath the bow head, the re…
Created on: Monday 11th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 11th February 2019
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Record ID: WAW-1738ED
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Shropshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Roman brooch of Colchester derivative, Polden Hill (Mackkreth 2011, Part 3, Group 5d1 plain wings, c.f. Mackreth Type 5d1, Plate 51, AD c. 150-175. The copper alloy brooch has semi-cylindrical undecorated wings with incompklete, perforated wing caps. The copper alloy axis bar, spring and pin are missing. At the centre of the upper edge of the wings there is a trace of an integral , perforated lug. The bowhead is hump-like in profile and is undecorated, although there is a recent scuff mark on it. There are no mouldings on the side of the bow head. The bow is sub semi-circular in sectio…
Created on: Monday 11th February 2019
Last updated: Monday 11th February 2019
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Record ID: NLM-14ADB5
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy brooch. Rob Webley kindly identifies it as follows: 'This is a late early-medieval to medieval cloisonnĂ© enamelled disc brooch of Weetch Type 20' correcting an earlier suggestion of a Roman date by this reporter .A cast plate brooch. The brooch comprises a circular back plate with four larger symmetrically disposed lobes [two lost] with two lesser projections between each pair, and a front which stands proud of the plate. The front comprises a circular border to nine U-shaped outer cells; a large central cell of a nine-pointed form dictated by that of its outer neighbours…
Created on: Monday 11th February 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 12th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Laughton', grid reference and parish protected.


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