Record Details

NHER Number:24899
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal detecting from 1988 to 2012 recovered several Roman and post-medieval coins as well as Roman, Early Saxon and medieval objects. The metal finds include two Roman brooches, an Early Saxon brooch and medieval buckles and a cauldron fragment.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 71 35
Map Sheet:TF73NW
Parish:SEDGEFORD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Autumn 1988. Metal detecting finds.
Constantine I PROVIDENTIAE AVGG PTR Trier 324 to 330.
Identified by D. Gurney (NAU).

Bow and spring of Colchester derivative brooch. 1st century.
Dolphin brooch. Early spring type with backward hook, bow with median knurled rib and curved knurled decoration on either side. 40 to 55.
Fragment cast bronze cauldron. Medieval.
A. Rogerson (NAU), 4 November 1988.

Part of large scatter NHER 31814.

January - February 2007. Metal detecting.
19 Roman coins.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 07 March 2007.

May - June 2007. Metal detecting.
12 Roman coins and part of an Early Saxon supporting arm brooch & Roman British.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 July 2007.

February - March 2008. Metal detecting.
6 Roman coins, Romano-British and medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 11 April 2008.

April - May 2008. Metal detecting.
4 Roman coins, Romano-British metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 2 June 2008.

June-July 2008. Metal detecting.
13 Roman coins.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 September 2008.

March-April 2009. Metal-detecting.
Five Roman coins - no further details available.
See [1].
A. Rogerson (HES), 2 May 2009.

May-June 2009. Metal detecting.
7 Roman coins & Roman hairpin,
see lists in file
A. Rogerson, (NLA), 10 July 2009.

March-April 2012. Metal-detecting.
Five Roman coins and medieval buckle.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 8 May 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HAIR PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HAIR PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 275 AD to 286 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 275 AD to 286 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 275 AD to 286 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 335 AD to 364 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 348 AD to 378 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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31814Part of: Site of Roman farmstead and multi-period finds (Find Spot)

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