|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Roman horse harness|
A Roman horse harness with a pattern of concentric rings dated to 49 to 60 AD was found here by metal detecting. This find is part of a larger Roman to Late Saxon settlement and Early Saxon cemetery complex.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 71 23|
|Parish:||CONGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
September 1984. Metal detecting.
Roman? horse harness pendant - copper alloy disc with pattern of concentric rings 2 to 3cm diameter. Trace of ?flat sectioned loop. Provisionally dated from comparison with similar in (S1). 49 to 60 AD.
Information from .
E. M. James (KLM), 29 September 1984
Part of large scatter NHER 30754.
- FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- HARNESS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Slide: Various. Slide. KLM. |
|<S1>||Article in Serial: Crummy, N.. 1983. The Roman Small Finds from excavations in Colchester 1971-9.. Colchester Archaeology. No 4618. |
|30754||Part of: Early Saxon cemetery and Roman to Early Medieval settlement, multi-period findspot. (Monument)|