Record Details

NHER Number:29386
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 1992 and 2013 recovered Roman and medieval pottery sherds; Late Iron Age, Roman, Late Saxon and medieval coins and Roman and Middle Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Roman harness fitting; a Middle/Late Saxon pin; a Late Saxon bridle bit; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; a medieval key, seal matrix, mount, harness pendant and tiny silver bell thought to come from a costume or a hawk ring and a medieval/post-medieval spindle whorl, weight and copper alloy vessel fragment.

Images

  • Medieval mount from NHER 29386  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TM19NW
Parish:WRENINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1992. Metal detector find. [1].
Medieval tiny silver bell, with a delicate suspension loop, and a median rib. Possibly from costume or hawk ring.
Polaroid (S1) NCM in file.
S. Margeson (NCM), 9 March 1992.

September 2011. Metal-detecting.
One Iron Age, one Roman, two Late Saxon and eight medieval coins, Roman, medieval and post-medieval sherds, Roman, Late Saxon, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 13 December 2011.

September 2013. Metal-detecting. [2].
Middle/Late Saxon copper alloy pin.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 7 January 2014.

November-December 2013. Metal-detecting. [3].
Medieval harness pendant and flat mount.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 7 January 2014.

October 2015. Metal-detecting. [4].
1 medieval coin.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 December 2015.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Iron Age to Roman - 100 BC to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 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

  • COIN (Late Iron Age to Roman - 0 AD to 43 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 97 AD to 97 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 720 AD to 900 AD)
  • BRIDLE BIT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 1046 AD to 1048 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 1052 AD to 1053 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUTTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MOUNT (Medieval to 13th Century - 1100 AD to 1300 AD)
  • COIN (12th Century - 1145 AD to 1150 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1205 AD to 1207 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1222 AD to 1236 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1247 AD to 1272 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1251 AD to 1272 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1351 AD to 1355 AD)
  • COIN (15th Century - 1490 AD to 1500 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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