|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Early Saxon brooch|
An Early Saxon brooch, made of copper alloy, found by metal detecting.
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Metal detecting find 'by road near Blakeney', found on the way back from Blakeney to Thurston, Suffolk.
Copper alloy equal armed brooch with white metal upper surface.
Punched circles around side edges of head and foot, and triangular notches along top and bottom.
Remains of iron pin held on by single lug.
Information from Judith Plouviez, Suffolk Archaeological Unit.
See (S1) in the Illustration Library.
A. Gregory (NAU) March 1988.
- FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
- BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|---||Photograph: BLB 12-13. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Unknown. 1987. Drawing of an Early Saxon equal armed brooch.. Paper. 2:1. |
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