Record Details

NHER Number:21859
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman copper alloy key and terret fragments

Summary

Metal detecting in 1985 recovered half of a Roman copper alloy key handle of trilobate type, and the lower part of a Roman copper alloy terret of protected loop type.

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Location

Grid Reference:TM 25 92
Map Sheet:TM29SE
Parish:TOPCROFT, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

October 1985. Metal detector finds in topsoil, two objects found within feet of each other, no pottery or other finds despite intensive detecting. [1]
Half of Roman copper alloy key handle of trilobate type.
Lower part of Roman copper alloy terret of protected loop type - rather a small example.
A. Gregory (NAU), 23 October 1985.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HARNESS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

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