Record Details

NHER Number:10923
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman and medieval to post-medieval finds

Summary

In 1973 and 1983 a collection of Roman, medieval and post medieval pottery sherds were recovered from the ground surface here. Metal-detecting between 2012 and 2014 recovered Roman and medieval coins as well as a Roman lead steelyard weight, a medieval strap-end and a medieval/post-medieval knife end-cap.

Images

  • Unidentified object from NHER 10923  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TM 12 90
Map Sheet:TM19SW
Parish:TIBENHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1973. 'Found on headland'.
Base sherd, buffware flagon
Information from NCM card.

1983. Found when using metal detector.
Two Roman greyware sherds, four medieval unglazed sherds, lead-glazed earthenware sherds.
Identified by A. Gregory (NAU).
W. Milligan (NCM) 29 November 1984.

December 2012. Metal-detecting. Site extended to whole field. [2].
Roman lead steelyard weight.
Medieval strap end.
Medieval/post-medieval knife end-cap.
Undatable unidentified copper alloy object.
Information from PAS import.
P. Watkins (HES), 4 June 2013.

December 2013-February 2014. Metal-detecting. [3].
1 Roman coin.
1 medieval coin.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 April 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Unknown date)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STEELYARD WEIGHT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 319 AD to 320 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1351 AD to 1352 AD)
  • KNIFE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1600 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Tibenham.

Related records - none

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