Record Details

NHER Number:25270
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman disc brooch

Summary

Metal detecting here in 1989 recovered an enamelled Roman disc brooch. The brooch had an umbonate centre with a sunburst pattern of triangular cells, with alternating red enamel and blue glass.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 07 00
Map Sheet:TG00SE
Parish:WICKLEWOOD, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

March or April 1989. Found with metal detector.
Enamelled Roman disc brooch. Umbonate centre with sunburst pattern of triangular cells, alternating red enamel and blue glass. 2nd century AD.
Identified by D. Gurney (NAU).
A. Rogerson (NAU) 29 April 1989.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: EWW 78.

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