|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Medieval gold signet ring|
It is recorded that in 1846 a medieval gold signet ring depicting a lion rampant was 'found at Wymondham'. The exact nature and location of this discovery are unclear.
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|Parish:||WYMONDHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1846. 'Found at Wymondham'. Gold signet ring depicting lion rampant.
Weight 21 dwts 7 grs.
'A Roman thumb ring was found at Wymondham and together with various other rings found there was in the possession of Me Joseph Warren of Ixworth'  quoted by NAR records.
Is this a mis-identification of the same object?
Compiled by E. Rose (NLA), 6 March 1991.
- FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- FINGER RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- FINGER RING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|<S1>||Serial: Bryant, T.H.. Norfolk Churches.. |
|<S2>||Serial: 1853. J.Brit.Archaeol.Soc.. Vol8. Vol.8, p.159. p 159. |
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