Record Details

NHER Number:24435
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Part of an Early Saxon brooch, two medieval brooches and a lead alloy object of unknown date in the shape of a face found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Parish:HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1987. Metal detecting finds 'near Blackdyke at Hockwold'.
Copper alloy knob from Early Saxon cruciform brooch.
Two medieval copper alloy ring brooches.
Lead alloy face mask, date uncertain.
Information from Bury St Edmunds Museum.
(S1) in file.
A. Gregory (NAU) 25 April 1988.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon to Medieval - 411 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • FIGURINE (Undated)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Finds Illustration.

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