Record Details

NHER Number:28406
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead, Late Saxon bridle cheekpiece and medieval coins

Summary

Fieldwalking here in 1990 recovered a number of objects including part of a Neolithic polished flint axe, an Anglo-Scandinavian bronze Ringerike-style cheek-piece from a bridle, two pennies of Edward I and a fragment of a medieval bell.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 08 02
Map Sheet:TG00SE
Parish:WICKLEWOOD, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

April 1990. Fieldwalking finds.
Large reworked fragment, part of polished brown stained flint axe.
Anglo-Scandinavian bronze Ringerike-style cheek-piece from bridle (fragment of). Polaroid taken by NCM.
Medieval pottery including green glazed Grimston.
Edward I penny (Class IV 1282-1289). Pellet before Edward and before CIVITAS on reverse, London mint.
Edward I penny, bifoliate crown, (probably Class X 1302-1310), Bury St Edmunds mint.
Bronze lug pierced, from top of bell?
Post medieval bronze decorative strip. Polaroid taken by NCM.
Information from member of the public [1].
Cheek-piece, possible bell, post medieval strip identified by S. Margeson (NCM) 26 April 1990.
W. Milligan (NCM) 23 April 1990.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • HARNESS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

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