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Record ID: SF-7DEAD1
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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An incomplete cast copper-alloy Roman plate brooch in the form of a rabbit with young. Most of the very worn plate survives, missing the snout/nose, feet and tail of the rabbit, as well as the pin and catchplate due to old breaks. The brooch is flat, in the form of a rabbit facing right with projecting oval ears and raised front paws. The front face has two small enamelled cells in the shape of rabbits facing each other, separated by an incied cross saltire, and probably intended to represent young or offspring. None of the original enamel survives, however there are traces of an added…
Created on: Monday 4th November 2013
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Worlington', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-C2A07E
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Isle of Wight
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An incomplete Roman copper-alloy hinged Colchester derivative T-shaped brooch (AD 50-150). The pin is largely missing and the lower part of the bow, including the catch-plate, is also missing. The front of the wings close to the bow are flat are semi-circular at their ends. The rear of the wings is flat and has a lateral seam. It is possible that the wings were made open at the rear and then closed to secure the axis bar. The axis bar is made of copper-alloy. The rear of the wings has a central rectangular slot, 2.2mm in width, to accommodate the copper-alloy pin. However, only the p…
Created on: Tuesday 19th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-593848
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Wiltshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete late Iron Age or early Roman copper alloy Colchester brooch dating to AD 25 - 60. The spring, pin and majority of the catchplate have been lost. At the head of the bow two short wings project to the sides, both incomplete, a forward facing hook projects from the centre of the head, with a rectangular projection behind the head; the sprung pin has been lost. The bow itself is sub-oval in cross section and tapers to a pointed foot. The vestigial remains of an integral catchplate project from the reverse of the foot. Length: 57.1mm; Width: 15.8mm; Thickness: 4.9mm; weight …
Created on: Thursday 14th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-19EED2
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Doncaster
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Late 4th century or early 5th century Roman cross bow brooch, possibly foreign made and imported. The brooch is made of copper alloy but has the remains of gilding on parts of the surface. The brooch has a hinge mechanism and has tubular wings which are octagonal in section. The front three of the wing facets are decorated with incised triangular notches and the top facet has circular swirls along it. There is evidence on the end of each wing that there were probably side knobs attached to these terminals, and the brooch has a small hole at the head where there may have been another kn…
Created on: Wednesday 24th March 2004
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Doncaster', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SWYOR-183F42
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
La Tene III type brooch (Nauheim derivative) dating to the late 1st century BC/AD, made of copper alloy. The brooch is formed of a single piece of copper alloy, twisted to form a bilateral spring of four turns and an internal chord. The bow of the brooch is rounded and the catchplate is solid. The length of the brooch is 45.86mm and the width across the spring is 12.1mm, the object weighs 4.34g. For parallel see, Hattatt's visual catalogue, Fig. 149, No.243.
Created on: Wednesday 24th March 2004
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-ED3972
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper Alloy Roman disc brooch of 2nd Century Date. The brooch has a circular central perforation measuring 3mm in diameter around which is a raised lip. On the main body of the brooch there are 5 pellets arranged in a ring around the central hole and on the edge of the brooch is another raised lip. Remains of a single longitudinal pin lug and small catch plate are visible on the back of the brooch. The brooch is flat and has a diameter of 18mm and weighs 2.03g. For a similar parallel see Hattatt's visual catalogue, Fig 203, No. 1030.
Created on: Monday 22nd March 2004
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: CAM-ADB7A0
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Cambridgeshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy Hod Hill type brooch of Roman date. The pin, spring and lug are missing. Dimensions: length 39.97mm, width 50.1mm, weight 2.3g.
Created on: Friday 29th October 2010
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: YORYM-2EEB38
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy one piece Colchester brooch of late Iron Age to early Roman date, c.AD 25 - 60. The head of the brooch is comprised of short rectangular wings, one of which has been lost to old worn breaks. The remains of a forward facing integral hook projects from the centre of the top of the head. An oval sectioned bow projects centrally from the front of the wings tapering gradually towards a worn point. The brooch appears undecorated. The broken and worn remains of a catchplate project from the reverse of the lower bow. The metal has a light green patina and is worn. …
Created on: Tuesday 12th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: YORYM-2ECD73
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy headstud brooch of Roman date, c.AD 75 - 200. The head of the brooch comprises rectangular wings the reverse of which displays a single centrally positioned integral lug and the corroded remains of the pin mechanism. The pin no longer remains. A rectangular sectioned bow extends from the centre of the front of the wings and tapers to a semi-circular foot. An integral ring and dot style headstud element is present at the apex of the bow, just below the head. The bow is heavily corroded though a central column of vertically aligned conjoined lozenge shaped cel…
Created on: Tuesday 12th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: YORYM-2E6994
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy headstud brooch of Roman date, c.AD 75 - 200. The head of the brooch comprises tubular wings which act as a double lug hinge mechanism. The lugs are filled with organic material as a result of its deposition. The pin no longer remains. The front of the wings are decorated with two vertical raised ridges bearing a rope-work design. A square sectioned bow extends from the centre of the front of the wings and tapers to a worn break. A deep recess is present at the apex of the bow, just below the head, which would have held a separate headstud element. A narrow…
Created on: Tuesday 12th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: NLM-D447E9
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy brooch. Cast hinged Colchester derivative brooch, Mackreth type CD H 3.c. Tubular wings with a double or tripled moulding on their outer ends, on the display side only, retain an axis bar for a hinged pin. The wings are clasped by a D-section bow with a single central longitudinal ridge passing down it; this is cross-cut at its upper end, possibly a feature derived from spring fastened brooches of the Polden Hill type, which this is not. Three pairs of lenticular bosses project from the mid rib at a shared diagonal angle. Only the smoothed stub of a catch plate is discerni…
Created on: Wednesday 20th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Market Rasen', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-D3DF9C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy brooch. Cast openwork item of costume jewellery, comprising an elongated plano-convex plate with an openwork cabled motif, terminating or wrapped around a pellet at either end. Gilding traces remain on the back, as do the seat of a drawn wire pin and the stubs of two drawn wire catch plates which are brazed to the back. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1850-1900 Length: 42.4mm, Height: 9.6mm, Thickness (clear of pin gear): 2.3mm, Weight: 3.61gms
Created on: Wednesday 20th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Claxby', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: YORYM-2AC545
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy Trumpet brooch of Roman date, c. AD 75 - 175. The head is ovate with concave reverse displaying the remains of a single centrally positioned integral lug. The pin and pin mechanism no longer remain. The front of the head bears traces of moulded decoration though its design cannot be determined due to wear and corrosion. A D-sectioned bow extends from the front of the head widening to a worn circular acanthus moulding. The lower bow is lost to a worn break. The metal has a dark black/green patina and is worn. The brooch is 33.3mm long, 13.9mm wide, 9.7mm thi…
Created on: Tuesday 12th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: YORYM-2AB219
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy Trumpet brooch of Roman date, c. AD 75 - 175. The head is ovate with a single centrally positioned integral lug to the reverse. An axis bar remains fitted through the lug, both end of which are broken and worn. Five turns of the spring remain around the axis bar, one extending to form the circular sectioned pin. The pin is broken just after the final turn and is worn. A narrow circular sectioned bow extends from the front of the head widening slightly to a semi-circular acanthus moulding. A single semi-circular collar is present above the moulding. The lower…
Created on: Tuesday 12th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: SWYOR-4C22D7
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A copper-alloy Roman penannular brooch of Fowlers type A2. The brooch has sub-rectangular knobbed terminals which are decorated with oblique, incised lines. The loop of the pin is still attached. The brooch has become slightly mis-shaped and weighs 3.62g. It has a diameter of 27.5mm. Parallels can be seen in 'Finds from Roman Aldborough' M C Bishop, 58 nos.347.
Created on: Tuesday 2nd March 2004
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: ESS-D4356A
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Fragment from the head of a Roman copper-alloy 'colchester derivative' brooch. A small section of the wind backplates remain, as does a backward curved tab which rests at the apex of the brooch head. Much of the bow is missing and broken. Dimensions: weight: 1.3g, length: 14.4mm, width: 11.5mm, thickness: 6.0mm
Created on: Wednesday 20th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: DEV-569AC1
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy Roman gilded oval disc brooch, with large glass inset, probably dating to the late 3rd century AD. The disc, inset, and stubby bases of the pin attachment and catch plate are all that survive. An example of Bayley and Butcher's gilded oval disc brooches (2004:178). It is oval in shape with pointed terminals, although these are probably the result of uneven deterioration of the original oval shape. A wide band of approximately 4mm runs around the outer perimeter of the obverse. In the centre is a conical oval millefiori glass setting with a distinct central …
Created on: Thursday 14th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: NARC-BDEF2D
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Northamptonshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper-alloy Plate/Disk Brooch of Roman date (AD 100-200). The plate is disc shaped in form with moulded and enamelled decoration on its front face. The decoration is composed of two integrally cast raised circular bosses which project from the centre of the flat sub circular plate. The inner boss is recessed and retains a small amount of blue probable enamel. The outer edges of the plate retain four pointed, integral, equidistantly spaced knops. The upper and lower knops allow fixing points for the spring and pin mechanism. The upper and lower knops are larger and intact…
Created on: Tuesday 19th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: NARC-BDE202
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Northamptonshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete copper alloy Brooch of Roman date (AD 43-175). The object is a Polden Hill type. The wings are semi-cylindrical and hollow. The head of the brooch has a projecting, rectangular sectioned lug, with two perforations to accommodate wire spring and axis bar. The lug extends down the front of the head forming a short crest nestled in between two ridges that extend down the front and converge at the bows apex to form a V-Shape. Flanking the head are expanded shoulders. The bow tapers inward and terminates in an old abraded break. The lower portion of the bow, foot, catchplate,…
Created on: Tuesday 19th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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Record ID: NARC-BDD437
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Northamptonshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A fragment of a copper-alloy Cruciform Brooch of Early Medieval date (AD 475-550). The object is a Martin group 2, originating from an Anglo-Saxon florid cruciform brooch dating. The fragment consists the zoomorphic foot of the brooch which represents a stylised horse's head. The decoration consist of two pairs of spaced thick transverse collars. Below the collars, is a double incised chevrons below which is a pair of prominent knopped protruding eyes are visible followed by a two spaced pairs of double incised chevrons. To either side of which are a pair of sub-circular expanded plate…
Created on: Tuesday 19th February 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 20th February 2019
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