Record Details

NHER Number:30366
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi period metal object scatter

Summary

Metal detecting at this site over the period of 1993 to 2006 has recovered a range of multi period metal object. Noteworthy artefacts included an early post medieval lead fastener and 18th century Admiral Vernon Fort Chagre medal.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TM08NW
Parish:QUIDENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1993. Metal detector finds.
13th century buckle, rectangular, moulded frame, pin and collar.
Early post medieval lead fastener, with loop for attachment lozenge-shaped and bosses at corner and cast quatrefoil in centre.
Post medieval circular buckle.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM) 1993.
W. Milligan (NCM) 6 December 1993.

1994. Metal detector find at location [1].
Edward II Jetton. See list in file. Identified by J. Davies (NCM) 5 May 1994.
W. Milligan (NCM) 25 April 1994.

1995. Metal detector find at location [2].
Late Saxon penny.
See list in file. Identified by J. Davies (NCM) 17 November 1995.
W. Milligan (NCM) 30 October 1995.

October 1996. Metal detector find.
Admiral Vernon Fort Chagre medal, 18th century.
See file for details.
D. Gurney (NLA) 30 October 1996.

1998. Metal detecting.
Jetton. Identified by J. A. Davies (NCM).
See list in file with grid reference.
W. Milligan (NCM) 29 January 1998.

January/February 2003. Metal detecting. Site extended to include NE corner of field (see old hardcopy NHER map for original extent).
?Iron Age brooch.
Medieval (S1) and post medieval metal objects.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 19 March 2003.

December 2004/January 2005. Metal detecting.
Medieval buckle.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 18 February 2005.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age to Post Medieval - 800 BC to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BULL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: White, S.. 2003. Drawing of a medieval copper alloy mount fragment from a casket or vessel.. Film. 2:1.

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