Record Details

NHER Number:29307
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon Ringerike cheekpiece, post medieval harness mount

Summary

Metal detecting in 1992 recovered an 11th century Ringerike style cheekpiece fragment and a post medieval harness mount with elaborate trefoils and two spikes on the reverse.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 16 99
Map Sheet:TM19NE
Parish:WRENINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

September 1992. Metal detector finds.
11th century Ringerike style cheekpiece fragment with relief ?animal head on the neck of the larger animal 'cox comb'
representing mane.
Post medieval harness mount with elaborate trefoils and two spikes on reverse.
Polaroid (s1) in file.
W. Milligan (NCM), 2 October 1992.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HARNESS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • HARNESS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

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