|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Matching pair of Late Saxon stirrup-strap mounts|
Metal-detecting in 1989 recovered a matching pair of Late Saxon stirrup-strap mounts, decorated in a zoomorphic style and probably dating to the 10th to 11th centuries. Late Saxon and post-medieval pottery sherds have also been recovered from this area.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 07 08|
|Parish:||RUNHALL, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1989. Found with metal detector. 
Small find One: Late Saxon box mount, zoomorphic, 10-11th century, (S1)
Two large bellarmine sherds and 1 glazed red earthenware sherd
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU), 9 August 1989
Sepember to October 1989
Small find Two: Late Saxon box mount, (S2), pair to that previously found and located within yards of the same.
A. Rogerson (NAU), 19 October 1989
Box mounts re-idenitifed as stirrup-strap mounts, see (S3) and (S4).
A. Cattermole (HES), 10 February 2011.
- FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- STIRRUP STRAP MOUNT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
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|<S1>||Illustration: Penn, K. 1989. Drawing of a Late Saxon box mount.. Film. 2:1. |
|<S2>||Illustration: Penn, K.. 1989. Drawing of a Late Saxon box mount.. Film. 2:1. |
|<S3>||Article in Serial: Ashley, S., Penn, K. and Rogerson, A. 1991. A Further Group of Late Saxon Mounts from Norfolk. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLI Pt II pp 225-229. |
|<S4>||Publication: Williams, D. 1997. Late Saxon stirrup-strap mounts. Nos 457 and 458; p 98. |
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