Record Details

NHER Number:25950
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:1st century Roman dolphin brooch


Metal detecting in 1990 recovered a dolphin brooch, the spring, pin and catchplate of which were missing. It was a rear-hook type, and was made in the mid 1st century AD.

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Grid Reference:TM 38 93
Map Sheet:TM39SE

Full description

July 1990. Found with metal detector.
Dolphin brooch; spring, pin and catchplate missing. Rear-hook type. Mid 1st century AD.
Identified by D. Gurney (NLA), compiled by A. Rogerson (NLA), 21 August 1990.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

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