Record Details

NHER Number:20210
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman brooch

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a small Colchester derivative rear hook copper alloy Roman brooch.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 42 93
Map Sheet:TM49SW
Parish:GILLINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

March 1984. Found with metal detector in pasture field (which has been ploughed regularly in
the past). Found south of Boundary Farm, 65m west and 40m south from northeast corner of field.
Small Roman Colchester derivative rear hook brooch, spring and pin missing, badly corrded and eroded.
A. Gregory (NAU), 28 March 1984.

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

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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