Record Details

NHER Number:28851
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

A Bronze Age socketed axehead, Roman pottery, a Roman coin, a Middle Saxon brooch and medieval and post-medieval metal finds including French jettons and a post-medieval figurine of a lady raising her skirts found during metal-detecting. In 2009, a fieldwalking survey was undertaken by the Caistor Roman Project that recovered late prehistoric flints, medieval and post-medieval metal sherds. Metal-detecting in 2010 recovered medieval and post-medieval coins, a Late Saxon strap distributor, medieval/post-medieval buckle and post-medieval button.

Images

  • Late Saxon strap fitting from NHER 28851  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TG 19 01
Map Sheet:TG10SE
Parish:MULBARTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

February 1992. Metal detecting finds southern part of field.
Amongst much post medieval material.
Early Nuremberg jetton Dauphine type AS Mitchiner 20.1. 1480s-1490s.
French jetton with Roman lettering. Louis XII - Francis I, 1497-1547. Reverse. simple cross with flower in each angle. Obverse. illegible type.
Medieval cauldron leg.
Plot in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 4 March 1992.

March 1992. Metal detecting finds.
Late Saxon and medieval pottery and metalwork.
See file for details.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 31 March 1992.

April 1992. Further metal detecting finds.
Metalwork, including Bronze Age axe fragment.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 18 April 1992.

April 1992. Found with metal detecting and fieldwalking.
Roman sherds.
Middle Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metalwork, (S1).
See file for details.
J. Davies (NCM) 6 May 1992.

May 1992. Found with metal detecting.
AE4 coin of Constantine I (see list in file).
Identified by J. Davies (NCM) 23 June 1992.

Late Saxon box mount found in 1992 is a (complete) stirrup terminal of Williams Class B.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 30 June 2008.

2 April 2009. Fieldwalking survey area CRP 5/14.
Prehistoric flints, medieval and post-medieval metal sherds.
See list and record forms in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 1 April 2010.

Before 4 October 2010. Metal-detecting.
1 medieval and 1 post-medieval coin, Late Saxon strap distributor, medieval/post-medieval buckle frame, post-medieval lead alloy button.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 24 January 2011.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 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

  • AWL (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • KNIFE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BOX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPOON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (12th Century to 13th Century - 1180 AD to 1247 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FIGURINE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1614 AD to 1634 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Map: Finder's Map..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Ashley, S.. 1992. Drawing a post-medieval female figurine.. Film. 2:1.

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