Record Details

NHER Number:25983
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman and Early Saxon brooches

Summary

In 1990 a Roman lozenge-shaped plate brooch was recovered from this area, along with an Early Saxon small-long brooch of uncertain form.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 63 15
Map Sheet:TF61NW
Parish:WEST WINCH, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

December 1990. Found close together. [1]
Lozenge-shaped plate brooch, slightly convex plate; hinge pin missing. Inner circle ?red; outer circle divided by triangular cells (orange) and circles (empty) in ?red field. 2nd century.
Early Saxon small-long brooch of uncertain form; battered headplate; foot missing below catch-plate; single lug on reverse; remains of iron spring, flattened bow.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 21 January 1991

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 100 AD to 199 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

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