Record Details

NHER Number:28349
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal detecting in 1991 and between 2008 and 2010 recovered Roman and medieval pottery sherds and Roman and medieval coins as well as Early Saxon to post-medieval metal objects including a fragment of Early Saxon cruciform brooch, a Late Saxon stirrup terminal, medieval copper alloy cauldron rim and Papal bulla of Martin IV (1281-1285) and a post-medieval jetton and hooked tag.

Images

  • Late Saxon stirrup terminal from NHER 28349  © Norfolk County Council
  • Post-medieval hooked tag from NHER 28349  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TG 23 31
Map Sheet:TG23SW
Parish:SUFFIELD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

January 1991. General collection from whole of field. [1]
One rim Roman greyware.
One rim early medieval/Medieval unglazed jar.
Two bodysherds, glazed medieval Grimston ware.
Medieval bronze cast cauldron rim
Compiled by A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 June 1991

October-November 2008. Metal Detecting.
Medieval strap end, buckle and fragment of a gilt buckle plate, a medieval/ post- medieval vessel leg fragment and an incomplete post- medieval hooked tag.
see lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 11 December 2008.

23 August 2009. Metal-detecting. Discovery Tours, Field 30.
Two Roman and two post-medieval coins plus one post-medieval jetton.
One fragment of Early Saxon cruciform brooch.
One medieval lead alloy Papal bulla of Martin IV (1281-1285).
Coins identified by A. Marsden (HES), metal objects by I. Riddler.
See lists in file.
A. Beckham (HES), 12 January 2012.

April-May 2010. Metal detecting.
Late Saxon stirrup terminal and post-medieval hooked tag.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 16 June 2010.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 138 AD to 270 AD?)
  • COIN (Roman - 138 AD to 270 AD?)
  • COIN (Roman - 180 AD to 192 AD)
  • CRUCIFORM BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (16th Century to 17th Century - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1636 AD to 1643 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1698 AD to 1698 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

Related records - none

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