Record Details

NHER Number:29691
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Saxon Ringerike objects and other multi-period metal objects

Summary

Metal detecting here during 1933-94 recovered a range of metal objects that dated to various archaeological periods. Finds of note included a T-shaped Roman brooch, a Late Saxon box mount in the Ringerike style, a medieval bell along with numerous medieval and post medieval coins.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 36 13
Map Sheet:TG31SE
Parish:SOUTH WALSHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

25 February and early March 1993. Fieldwalking of large field, Contexts 1 and 2.
Roman-Post medieval sherds.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 17 March 1993.

February/March 1993.
Roman, medieval, post medieval coins and token.
Roman, Late Saxon, medieval metalwork.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 27 April 1993.

July-August 1993.
Two Late Saxon Ringerike objects; details in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 27 September 1993.

February/March 1995.
Four medieval coins.
See list in file. Identifications by J. Davies (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 June 1995.

1994. Metal detector find.
Middle Saxon brooch.
See details in file.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM)
V. Fryer (NCM) 20 June 1997.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 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 (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Undated)
  • BOX (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VESSEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BOX (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • HARNESS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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