|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age palstave and post medieval seal|
A Bronze Age palstave and a post medieval multiple seal matrix found during metal detecting.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 66 17|
|Parish:||MIDDLETON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Summer 1983. Found with metal detecting at Tower End.
Much corroded, broken, central fragment of single-looped palstave.
(S1) in file.
Seen September 1983 by J. Wymer (NAU).
Information from A. Rogerson (NAU).
J. Wymer (NAU) 19 September 1983.
January 1989. 'Within a yard or two' of above find.
Triangular section of copper alloy multiple seal matrix (fob seal) with three oval faces depicting/inscribed the following:
1. Bust r. TITVS CAESAR;
2. Winged figure with bow r. and bird (?) above IAI ETE HEVREVY FIDE ET AMORE;
3. Clasped hands.
Small circular longitudinal perforation with arc of small punched dots on curved surface of upper end.
A. Rogerson (NAU) 15 February 1989.
- FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age to Post Medieval - 2350 BC to 1900 AD)
- PALSTAVE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Secondary File: Secondary file. |
|---||Photograph: CKT 1-5-N. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Wymer, J.. 1983. Drawing of a Bronze Age palstave.. Card. 1:1. |
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