Record Details

NHER Number:4577
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman brooch


A Roman head stud type copper alloy brooch with red enamel was found in a sugar beet field.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 7637 0143
Map Sheet:TF70SE

Full description

1972. Stray Find.
From sugar beet field.
Roman copper alloy brooch. Head-stud type, with enamel inlay in red and another colour now missing. Pin missing. See drawing (S1).
Compiled by T. Clough (NCM). Information from (S2).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 5 September 2018.

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.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Clough, T. 1972. Drawing of a Roman copper alloy head stud type brooch. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Gooderstone.

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