Record Details

NHER Number:22024
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman metal finds

Summary

A Roman coin and a copper alloy disc, possibly a brooch, were found in the early 1980s. Metal-detecting in 2010 recovered an Iron Age coin.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 78 94
Map Sheet:TL79SE
Parish:CRANWICH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Early 1980s. Silver denarius of Crispina.
Gilt bronze disc with empty mushroom-shaped settings of Sutton Hoo style. Possibly a brooch, but fittings on back not seen.
Poor photos of both objects only seen.
Anonymous information given to A. Gregory (NCM) 11 December 1985.

3rd September 2010. Metal-detecting.
One Iron Age coin.
See lists in file.
A. Marsden (HES), 8 March 2010.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Early Saxon - 43 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Late Iron Age to Roman - 0 AD? to 43 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.

Related records - none

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