Record Details

NHER Number:31058
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Iron Age brooch


An Iron Age brooch found by metal detecting. The brooch is an early example of a hinged brooch, and the pin hinge was repaired with a wooden peg.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 06 12
Map Sheet:TG01SE

Full description

28 November 1994. Detector find in leaf mould beside riverside footpath. ?Dredged out.
La Tene I brooch, (S1), 'Wessex type' with dummy hinged spring and wooden axis bar (?repair).
See detailed description in file.
D. Gurney (NLA) 2 March 1995.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: 1995. LDD 1-4, Iron Age la tene I brooch..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: White, S.. 1995. Drawing of an Iron Age la tene I brooch.. Film. 2:1.

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