Record Details

NHER Number:20169
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman brooch


Metal detecting in 1984 recovered a hinged Colchester derivative brooch dating from the late 1st to early 2nd century AD.

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Grid Reference:TF 74 01
Map Sheet:TF70SW

Full description

February 1984. Found with metal detector in Oxborough Hall Park. [1].
Type H fibula. Hinged pin (missing) and beaded decoration to halfway down bow. Flat foot. Length 4.5cm, width across top 2.5cm. Hinged Colchester derivative. Late 1st to early 2nd century.
Identified by A. Gregory (NAU).
E.M. James (KLM), 13 February 1984.
See NHER 23506 Notes.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 50 AD to 150 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 50 AD to 150 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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