Record Details

NHER Number:22451
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi period metal objects and pottery sherds


Fieldwalking here in 1986 recovered a diverse range of objects. These consisted of, amongst others, part of a Roman sestertius, rims from Saxon Thetford Ware pots and a tiny 18th century thimble made from copper alloy.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2434 2547
Map Sheet:TG22NW

Full description

March 1986. Found in fieldwalking.
Roman greyware.
Fragment of sestertius 1st-2nd century AD. Identified by A. Gregory (NAU).
Thetford Ware type rims.
Medieval sherds.
Frechen ware rim and body sherd.
Lead weight? post medieval.
Tiny bronze 18th century thimble.
Pottery held by NCM.
W. F. Milligan (NCM) 19 March 1986.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman to 19th Century - 43 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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

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