|Type of record:||Find Spot|
A Roman brooch found by metal detecting.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 20 35|
|Parish:||HANWORTH, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
April/May 1998. Metal detecting finds.
Roman brooch, rather corroded Dolphin with wide semi-circular wings open at back for spring (rear facing hook to hold chord missing). One wing survives, decorated on front with 2 broad vertical grooves with a moulding between. The bow is even more corroded, but has longitudinal decoration with a catchplate on reverse. 1st century AD.
Identified by H. Geake (A&E)
A. Rogerson (NLA) 5 June 1998.
- FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
Protected Status - none
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