|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Late Saxon or early medieval metal find|
Metal detecting in 1990 recovered a Late Saxon or early medieval decorated box mount.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TM 34 98|
|Parish:||SISLAND, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1990. Metal detecting. Late Saxon or early medieval 11th century box mount, unusually with flange decorated with transverse engraved lines. Openwork body of mount engraved with two animals, Ringerike influenced. Central 'cat-like' but big eared animal head in relief.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 1 October 1990.
- FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
- BOX (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- BOX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Publication: Williams, D. 1997. Late Saxon stirrup-strap mounts. No 425; p 91; Fig 56. |
|<S1>||Photograph: FTA 6-8. |
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