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ROMAN BROOCH

A copper alloy brooch dating from the Roman period. The brooch is a fantail brooch. It is 37.6mm long, 14.6mm wide and 13.1mm thick. There is a vertical groove on each wing. The back of the wings is tubular with an axis bar and a hinged pin. The head loop is broken. The tail is badly corroded and any decoration is obscured. The catchplate is also damaged. The metal is solid and has a deep green p…