Record Details

NHER Number:28216
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon strap end

Summary

Metal detecting in 1991 recovered the top part of a bronze 10th century strap end, with a square field at the top decorated with four symmetrically placed ring and dots.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 24 06
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:TROWSE WITH NEWTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

April 1991. Found with metal detector.
Top part of bronze 10th century strap end with split end and single rivet. Square field at top decorated with four symmetrically placed ring and dots. Below, part of decorated field. Broken and worn edge. Field contains part of ?quadruped.
See notes in file.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM), compiled by W. Milligan (NCM), 10 June 1991.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Associated Finds

  • STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: 1991. LBP 31-32, Late Saxon strap fragment.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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