Record Details

NHER Number:28183
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval and post medieval metal objects


Metal detecting and fieldwalking here in 1990 and 1996 recovered a variety of objects including a Neolithic flint knife, a medieval bronze belt chape terminal, a post medieval token and a late medieval decorative harness/belt mount.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 22 21
Map Sheet:TG22SW

Full description

1990. Found in fieldwalking with metal detector.
Two flint flakes, reworked; one flint flake; one backed Neolithic knife.
1st-2nd century AS or dupondius. Coin form in file. Identified by D. Gurney (NAU).
Late medieval/transitional rim and two body sherds.
Bronze belt chape terminal, openwork with lis-shaped lobe at base.
Cast bronze cauldron or ewer leg. Polaroid taken by NCM.
Undated bronze sheet, seven lead sheet fragments or waste.
Identifications by S. Margeson (NCM).
W. Milligan (NCM) 16 May 1990.

1996. Metal detector finds.
Medieval coins.
Post medieval token, two jettons.
See list in file.
Late medieval decorative ?harness/?belt mount. Trefoil, with two foils perforated, third solid. Single bent-over attachment spike on back.
Identifications by J. Davies (NCM) and H.Geake (NCM).
H. Geake (NCM) 8 November 1996.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.

Related records

37112Related to: Multi-period metal objects and Mesolithic/Neolithic flints (Find Spot)
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