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Registered Find Basics


    • With a length of 4.12 cm, this Romano-British brooch belongs to the most common type of trumpet brooches. It was found at the back of Victoria Cave, possibly deposited in the context of a Romano-British cave cult, sometime after 70AD. Accessioned in the T Lord Collection.
      • Johanna Ungemach
    • 19-8-2016
    • "(L. 4.12 cm) Pin gear lost, leaving broken lug and nib on head indicating moving wire suspension loop. Double cross mouldings bounding knop. Three register foot knob, plain underneath. Flattened catchplate base."
      • Hugh Fiske
    • 28-8-2016

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  • Context: UTU_3001
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    • Chamber A in Victoria Cave
    • Hugh Fiske
    • 17-8-2016