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"'Roman army' brooch found on Shetland"
'Roman army' brooch found on Shetland
trefwoorden: Shetland - romeinse tijd - broche
A Roman brooch has been found on one of Britain's most northerly islands.
Amateur archaeologists found the fibula, or brooch, used as a clasp for clothing, on Unst in Shetland.
It has been dated to between 50bc and ad50, and experts said yesterday it was extremely unusual to find Roman artefacts so far north.
Lees verder in: The Telegraph (12 juli 2003)