Colchester derivative brooch

Description
Roman brooches were an essential part of clothing and came in a wide range of styles according to fashion and personal choice.
Accession Loan No.
851/1989/11
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
Colchester derivative brooch
Simple Name
brooch
Dimensions
whole length 51 mm; whole W 23 mm; whole TH 11 mm
Cultural Group
Roman
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Production Year Low
160
Production Year High
200
Family Group

Material
copper alloy
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Site Name
Rack Street
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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