|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Roman oval brooch with amethyst|
In 1855 an oval brooch of gilt metal with amethyst, perhaps dating to the late Roman period, was recovered from the parish of Swaffham. The exact nature and location of this discovery are unclear.
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|Parish:||SWAFFHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
Oval brooch of gilt metal with amethyst. F. Haverfield 'Perhaps late Roman work'
NCM catalogue No. 426.
In NCM. 
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
- FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
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Sources and further reading
|---||Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Swaffham. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|<S1>||Article in serial: Fitch, R. 1859. Notice of an Oval Jewelled Fibula found at Swaffham, Norfolk. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol V pp 354-356. |
|<S2>||Article in serial: Archaeological Journal. Vol XIV, p 287,. |
|<S3>||Monograph: 1901. The Victoria History of Norfolk. The Victoria History of the Counties of England. Vol 1. pp 321-338, Fig 33. |
|<S4>||Publication: Southwell. 1895. Guide to Norwich Castle Museum. p 171. |
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