Record Details

NHER Number:21905
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval to post medieval book clasp


A medieval to post medieval book clasp was found by metal detecting at this spot.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 71 23
Map Sheet:TF72SW

Full description

October 1985. Part of large scatter NHER 3565.
Copper alloy book clasp, length 12.2cm, flared at end, max width 4.8cm. Width at hinge 2.4cm. Incised linear design with circle in middle and three circles punched out at wide end, above three pegs (one missing leaving a hole).
E. M. James (KLM), 12 October 1985.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

Related records

3565Part of: Middle Saxon building and possible Roman to Late Saxon settlement and Early Saxon cemetery (Monument)
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