Record Details

NHER Number:30204
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 1993 and 2013 recovered Roman pottery sherds; Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins; medieval to post-medieval jettons; post-medieval tokens and undated, Late Bronze Age, Roman, Early Saxon and medieval to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include undated casting waste; a Late Bronze Age awl; Roman furniture and strap fittings; an Early Saxon brooch, girdle hanger and strap fitting; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; a medieval jetton made into a brooch; a medieval/post-medieval copper alloy ring and a post-medieval fragment of spur side, strap fitting, furniture fitting, thimble and cloth seal.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 17 99
Map Sheet:TM19NE
Parish:BRACON ASH, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1993. Metal detecting finds. [1].
7 3rd/4th century coins.
See list in file.
Identified J. Davies (NCM) 25 February 1993.
W. Milligan (NCM) 23 February 1993.

January-February 2004. Metal detecting.
4 Roman, 1 medieval, 1 medieval/Post medieval and 3 post medieval coins.
Medieval jetton made into brooch.
Late Bronze Age awl, (S2).
Roman, Early Saxon, medieval, post medieval and undatable metal objects.
Roman sherds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 16 March 2004.

September 2011. Metal-detecting. Elden Tours, Field H1.
Two Roman, six medieval and five post-medieval coins, one post-medieval token and two jettons, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists and (S1) in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 2 March 2012.

October 2012-January 2013. Metal-detecting. [2].
1 Roman coin and a possible furniture mount.
2 post-medieval jettons.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 11 November 2013.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • CASTING WASTE (Unknown date)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Unknown date)
  • AWL (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • MOUNT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 238 AD to 270 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 335 AD? to 348 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 341 AD to 348 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • GIRDLE HANGER (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RING (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1203 AD to 1205 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1247 AD to 1247 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1280 AD to 1289 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1305 AD? to 1310 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1320 AD? to 1333 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1400 AD to 1499 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD? to 1584 AD)
  • BROOCH (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1582 AD to 1582 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1603 AD to 1625 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1606 AD to 1606 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1636 AD to 1643 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1636 AD to 1643 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1657 AD to 1657 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Map: S. Elden. 2011. Elden Tours Finder's Map.
<S2>Illustration: Ashley, S.. 2004. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age awl.. Film. 1:1.

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