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Brooch fragment and staff terminal


Grid reference Centred TM 375 491 (640m by 594m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM34NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Brooch fragment - pierced catchplate - found metal detecting (S1). Also Med priory, Sax-Med metalwork.

2007: An eagle head staff terminal, of a type usually identified as a Roman cart fitting (S2). Found metal detecting.

Included in the Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History annual round up of individual finds and discoveries for 2007 (S3).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> (No record type): Woodrow J (IMDC), per SAU Ipswich, 1986.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: finds description.
  • <M2> (No record type): Photographs: BES 33-34.
  • <S2> Digital archive: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. Portable Antiquities Database. SF-9CC792.
  • <S3> Article in serial: Martin, E.A., Pendleton, C. & Plouviez, J.. 2008. Archaeology in Suffolk 2007. XXXXI (4).

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 15 2021 10:01AM

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