Record Details

NHER Number:18584
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval lock and post medieval knife handle

Summary

Metal detecting here during 1982 recovered a medieval lock and a 17th century knife handle, possibly Dutch, with enamelled foliage decoration in blue, white and dark blue.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 11 06
Map Sheet:TG10NW
Parish:WRAMPLINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

September 1982. Found with metal detector.
Medieval lock?, copper alloy.
Post medieval 17th century knife handle, possibly Dutch, with enamelled foliage decoration in blue, white and dark blue.
Terminal in form of lion's head.
See for comparison Opgravingen in Amsterdam cat. nos 636 and 637.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
W. Milligan (NCM) 27 September 1982.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LOCKING MECHANISM (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

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