Record Details

NHER Number:2365
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval coin hoard from East Raynham House and 19th century features


In 1910 a hoard of two hundred medieval gold coins of Edward III was recovered.

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Map Sheet:TF82NE

Full description

1910. Hoard of two hundred gold coins (nobles) of Edward III concealed in or after 1377. Some held by NCM.
(S1), (S2), (S3), (S4), (S5) called Fakenham.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Found in January during the construction of a drain for Dr H.J. Gifford's.
Details in file.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN HOARD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 82 NE 22.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Raynham (East).
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Publication: Brooke, G.C.. 1911. Numis Chron. 4th ser. pp.291-. p 291.
<S2>Publication: 28 November . Sotheby's Sale Catalogue. Lots 210-225. lots 210-225.
<S3>Unpublished Document: 1 February 1. Sotheby's Sale Catalogue. lots 139-156. lots 139-156.
<S4>Publication: 28 February . Sotheby's Sale Catalogue. Lot 211. lot211.
<S5>Monograph: Thompson. 1951. Inventory.. p 57, no 151, p 59, no 157. pp 57, 59; Nos 151, 157.

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