Record Details

NHER Number:2247
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early post medieval silver chalice and paten

Summary

It is recorded that a silver chalice and paten, dating to 1566, were recovered from the parish of Wiggenhall St Germans and are now in the British Museum. The exact date and location of this discovery are unclear.

Images - none

Location

Parish:WIGGENHALL ST GERMANS, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Silver chalice and paten, 1566, inscribed 'For. toun. of. Wygenhal. Garmonds'.
In British Museum [1].
Cup figured. (S1).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • CHALICE (Post Medieval - 1566 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PATEN (Post Medieval - 1566 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1566 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Post-Medieval. Wiggenhall St Germans.
<S1>Article in serial: Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries London. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries London. Vol XI, pp 403-404. pp 403-404.

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