Poorly Located Find Spot record BUN 134 - Findspot of a Roman bronze and enamelled brooch of lozenge form

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Summary

Bronze and enamelled brooch of lozenge form with tooled circular projections at the corner, circa C2. Formerly recorded as BUN MISC

Location

Grid reference TM 340 880 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM38NW
Civil Parish BUNGAY, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Bronze and enamelled brooch of lozenge form with tooled circular projections at the corner, circa C2. Width 1 7/8 inches (4.7cm). Said by vendors to have been found "near Bungay". The face has at its centre a circle of green enamel surrounded by blue enamel decorated with white stars. Blue enamel defective. Pin present. (cf British Museum Guide to the Antiquities of Roman Britain figure 11/37). Purchased by Ipswich Museum from Charles Ede Limited, 37 Brook Street, London W1Y 1AJ for 110 pounds (Purchase Fund). (Lot 50 in their catalogue Number 95 (stock number E 2756)) (S1).


Formerly recorded as BUN MISC

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1974-38, 1974.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:36AM

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