Record Details

NHER Number:29450
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Saxon copper alloy strap end

Summary

Metal detecting here in 1992 recovered a damaged Saxon strap end with very stylised animal head decoration. This artefact forms part of the large scatter NHER 29637.

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Location

Grid Reference:TM 01 91
Map Sheet:TM09SW
Parish:QUIDENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1992. Metal detector find. South of Hargham Hall.
Probably Middle Saxon. Bronze strap end broken 'open' end but two rivet holes visible on back 'plate'. Very stylised animal head.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM) 15 October 1992.
W. Milligan (NCM) 31 December 1992.

Part of large scatter NHER 29637.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Associated Finds

  • STRAP FITTING (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

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