Back to simple search | Back to advanced search

    You searched for:

    • Material: Copper alloy
    • Object type: BROOCH

  • Thumbnail image of NLM-0E252A

Record ID: NLM-0E252A
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy brooch. Cast trumpet brooch, Mackreth type TR 1.a3. A plain trumpet head with outer border bears a central cast hinged pin. This protrudes from between the four coils of a spring with a chord tucked under it behind the head. A separate drawn wire passes through both the lug and the spring, presumably with the hinged pin mounted on it, to emerge as a top loop with a sleeve crimping it above the heads of the brooch. A tiny [diameter 4.5mm] coiled wire loop, flattened on one side, is itself wrapped around the top loop, perhaps as the first element of a chain. The upper bow na…
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Image not taken

Record ID: NMS-0D774B
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Very worn and incomplete Roman tinned copper alloy Colchester Derivative brooch, rear hook brooch (Mackreth, 2011, type CD RH). Broken rear-hook and damaged C-sectioned wingswith traces of knurled vertical mouldings, spring missing. D-sectioned bow, foot and catchplate missing. Extant wingspan 31mm. Extant length 23mm. AD 43 - 60.
Created on: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Image not taken

Record ID: NMS-FBE11E
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Very worn and incomplete Roman copper alloy Colchester Derivative, rear hook brooch (Mackreth, 2011, type CD RH). Broken rear-hook and C-sectioned wings, one a stump, the other incomplete, spring missing. oval-sectioned bow with slight traces of vertical mouldings at upper end. Foot and catchplate missing. Extant wingspan 16mm. Extant length 27.5mm. AD 43 - 60.
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of WREX-F9EFA3

Record ID: WREX-F9EFA3
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Denbighshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy bow brooch of the Wirral type dating to the Roman period. The object is a hinged example.The iron pin remains in situ. The head is stepped as is typical of this type only the base of the headloop survives. The upper bow is decorated with three raised vertical panels with alternating enamelled cells in each panel. None of the coloured enamel survives. Below the panels is a raised rounded knop. The bow tapers below the knop to a broken end.The foot, pin and catchplate are missing. The object has dark greenish brown patina. Length: 42.8mm; width: 12.1mm; thick…
Created on: Monday 17th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Llanrhaeadr-Yng-Nghinmeirch', grid reference and parish protected.


  • Thumbnail image of FAKL-BCEB7D

Record ID: FAKL-BCEB7D
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Worcestershire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy Roman (c. 60-150) brooch of 'Trumpet' type represented only by the loop and rosette once fixed to the head of the brooch. This consists of a 14.0mm diameter, diamond sectioned ring the ends of which taper and pass through two holes in a rectangular plate on the underside of the rosette after which they are splayed out. The rosette is circular and contains a conical central boss surrounded by radiating petals. Length 21.7mm, Width 21.1mm, Height 9.1mm, Mass 3.10g.
Created on: Friday 14th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of LEIC-B87DB6

Record ID: LEIC-B87DB6
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Leicestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy dolphin type bow brooch,Length: 41 mm, width: 25 mm,weight: 8.91 g. The brooch consists of plain circualr cross sectioned solid wings which house a central pin, now incomplete. The bow is semi-circular in cross section and is decorated with a slight crest at its upper edge which becomes a slight ridge running the bows length. It has an incomplete triangular catchplate and foot.
Created on: Friday 14th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 18th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of BH-A3BA59

Record ID: BH-A3BA59
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Central Bedfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cast copper-alloy cross-on-bird brooch dating to the Late Early-Medieval period (AD 800-1100). The brooch is in the shape of a bird with a cross projecting from the centre of its back. It is mostly intact with only part of the tail and the pin on the reverse missing. The upper surface is slightly convex, while the reverse is slightly concave with the remains of an integrated hook and catch plate for holding the pin. The bird is depicted in profile facing left with a rounded head, raised circular eye and a pointed beak that bends downwards. The body and neck are stocky an…
Created on: Thursday 13th September 2018
Last updated: Friday 14th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of SUR-A13A09

Record ID: SUR-A13A09
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Gloucestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper alloy Roman skeuomorphic plate brooch, crescent form, with knopped terminals and two cells for an enamel inlay, now lost. The brooch is 23.1mm long and has a flat back with a single in-line pin lug and catchplate. Traces of an iron pin remain at the lug, though the pin itself is missing, Circa 2nd Century AD. As Hattatt(2000), p358, number 1146.
Created on: Thursday 13th September 2018
Last updated: Sunday 16th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of SUR-A122DB

Record ID: SUR-A122DB
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Gloucestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A fragment of a copper alloy Roman brooch, comprising the hinge portion, a stump of the bow and the copper alloy pin, which itself is 32.4mm in length and narrows from around 2.3 to 0.7mm thick. The head of the brooch has very narrow shoulders, 12.5mm wide, with a copper alloy hinge spindle. The brooch is decorated with a moulded ridge along the bow and a pair of incised diagonal lines across the shoulders. Circa 1st - 2nd Century AD.
Created on: Thursday 13th September 2018
Last updated: Sunday 16th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of SUR-A0EE8A

Record ID: SUR-A0EE8A
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Gloucestershire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A fragment of a copper alloy Roman Polden Hill brooch of Mackreth 2011, Chapter 3, Part 3, CD PH 5.a4. The fragment comprised the spring and hinge together with the arms and a portion of the bow, which is decorated with moulded ridges in the form of a central ridge with three narrow ridges to each side. The pin and catchplate are missing. It is 21.7mm in length. Dating late 1st century AD.
Created on: Thursday 13th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 17th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of FAKL-8E9B24

Record ID: FAKL-8E9B24
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Cast copper alloy Roman brooch of Polden Hill type, Mackreth 2011, Chapter 3, Part 3, CD PH 4.d., A.D 75-150. Between two vertical ridges on the upper bow is a panel of stamp impressions. The wings are separated from the bow by two raised, circular panels, the wings are semi-circular and hollow with circular plates at each end through which are holes for the axial pin. Length 55.7mm, Width 26.2mm, Height 18.6mm, Mass 14.40g.
Created on: Wednesday 12th September 2018
Last updated: Thursday 13th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of BH-8DE379

Record ID: BH-8DE379
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Hertfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete cast copper-alloy late Iron Age to early Roman Rosette variant Lion (leontomorphe) derivative bow brooch dating to the first century AD (c. AD 25-65). The brooch consists of the head, upper-bow and part of the lower plate. The cylindrical head (or wings) that would have encased the now missing spring and axis bar is broken, while the pin is also missing. Beneath the head is a flat, roughly square shaped plate which extends to the narrowed and raised triple-ridged bow. The subsequent lower plate is trapezoidal in plan with rounded shoulders and tapers gradually to an uneve…
Created on: Wednesday 12th September 2018
Last updated: Friday 14th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of SUR-8D14DE

Record ID: SUR-8D14DE
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Roman copper-alloy dolphin type brooch, 34.6mm in length, complete with part of its catchplate. The bow is undecorated, the arms at 15.5mm wide are short; however this is probably due to post depositional damage as the brooch demonstrates considerable abrasion. There are two pierced lugs for a spring which is lost along with the pin. Circa 1st century AD.
Created on: Wednesday 12th September 2018
Last updated: Sunday 16th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of SUR-8CEC4C

Record ID: SUR-8CEC4C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Roman copper-alloy disc brooch, flat and plain edged, 24.7mm in diameter, with enamel decoration across the front. The design is composed of a millefiore chequerboard of blue squares with yellow dots interspersed with red bordered squares containing 3 x 3 grids of blue and white squares. Approximately half of the enamelling is lost and there is damage to one side of the brooch. The reverse is plain, with a single lug and catchplate which are in line with each other. There is the rusted remnant of a spring around the lug, the pin is lost. As Hattatt (2000), page 344 number 522 and 10…
Created on: Wednesday 12th September 2018
Last updated: Sunday 16th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Image not taken

Record ID: NMS-7E0AB5
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Incomplete Roman copper alloy Colchester Derivative Harlow brooch, part of the pin and all below the upper bow missing. The wings are plain and there are three grooves on what remains of the bow. Wingspan 22.5mm. c.43 - c.75 AD.
Created on: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Last updated: Friday 14th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of LEIC-7D637C

Record ID: LEIC-7D637C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Leicestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy Chatelaine brooch fragment, 33mm long, 32mm wide and 10mm thick with a weight of 9.62g. The object represents the upper plate portion of a chatelaine plate brooch and is sub triangular in form and rectangular in cross section. It has a rounded upper edge with three small sub rectangular projection on its outer edge. The central one of these sits in front of the rectangular shaped catchplate on its reverse. It is decorated with a curved row of alternate red and blue triangular enamal cells. These are contained with a solid raised border which surrounds a central…
Created on: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Melton', grid reference and parish protected.


  • Thumbnail image of LEIC-7D260C

Record ID: LEIC-7D260C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Leicestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy Colchester type bow brooch, 42mm long, 16mm wide and 4mm thick with a weight of 5.57g. The object is worn and incomplete and consists of sub rectangular shaped, curved open wings, now missing the sping and pin. It has a semi-circular cross sectioned bow which is decorated with a simple ridge, with transverse incised lines, running its length. The bow is missing its base and is damaged where it begins to widen out to form a now missing openwork catchplate (the two portions can just be seen).
Created on: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Melton', grid reference and parish protected.


  • Thumbnail image of LEIC-7D214C

Record ID: LEIC-7D214C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Nottinghamshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy bow brooch, 45mm in length, 28mm wide and 13mm thick with a weight of 10.4grams. The object consists of rectangular shaped, circular cross sectioned solid wings, missing the hinged pin. It has a semi-circular cross sectioned tapering bow which is decorated with a central ridge. Its flat reverse houses a worn sub triangular catchplate.
Created on: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 12th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of LEIC-7D081C

Record ID: LEIC-7D081C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Nottinghamshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy bow brooch, 39mm in length, 26mm wide and 14mm thick with a weight of 8.99grams. The brooch consists of semi-circular cross sectioned, rectangular shaped open wings, which are decorated with a group of three vertical ridges on each side, missing its spring and pin. The bow is semi-circular in cross section and is decorated with a ridge flanked by a recess. The bow tapers to a point and houses the remains of a long sub triangular catchplate.
Created on: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 12th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


  • Thumbnail image of LEIC-7CEEE5

Record ID: LEIC-7CEEE5
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Leicestershire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman copper alloy duck brooch, 24mm in length, 12mm wide and 3mm thick with a weight of 2.93grams. The brooch is incomplete, missing its head and its hinged pin. It consists of an unusually flat ovoid plate whose upper surface has the remains of a neck projecting upwards from the centre of its rounded end and its opposite end terminates in slightly recessed triangular projection, forming a tail. It's upper surface is decorated with four enamelled cells, two thin linear inner cells run from the neck to its tail and two outer slim triangular cells form the outer wings. All of these a…
Created on: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 12th September 2018
Spatial data recorded.


1 - 20 of 36,061 records.

Other formats: this page is available as json xml rss atom kml geojson qrcode representations.