Record Details

NHER Number:30999
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal detecting from 1994 to date has recovered a very wide range of objects, including Iron Age, Roman, Saxon and medieval coins.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF91NW
Parish:MILEHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

August to October 1994. Two areas of Roman finds.
Coins, brooches, ring, weights, bust of Minerva, pottery, (S1).
Also medieval sherds and coins.
See lists in file and finder's map.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 4 November 1994.

December 1994. Metal detecting. Northeast part of field.
Iron Age coin, Roman coins, medieval coin.
Iron Age/Roman vessel mount (S2).
Roman objects (S3 and S4).
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 3 February 1995.

February/March 1995.
Iron Age Trinovantian coin in southeast corner. See list in file.
Roman coins and Roman metalwork in north-east part, (S5 and S6).
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 March 1995.

January/February 1995. Metal detecting.
Twenty four Roman and three medieval coins.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 6 April 1995.

February/March 1995. Metal detecting.
Middle Saxon coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 October 1995.

November/December 1995. Metal detecting.
Six Roman coins.
Roman stud.
Langton Down brooch.
See full details in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 January 1996.

January/February 1996. Metal detecting.
Further Roman objects and coins.
Middle Saxon pin.
Medieval belt mount.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 11 March 1996.

February/March 1996.
Iron Age gold coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 April 1996.

January 1997. Metal detecting.
Seventy three Roman coins, several brooches and other metalwork.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 22 February 1997.

1996. Metal detecting.
Three Roman coins.
Roman pendant, bracelet, brooches, palette.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), March 1997.

June/July 1997. Metal detecting.
Four Roman coins.
Roman stud and tack.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 29 August 1997.

1998. Metal detecting.
One Iceni coin and fifty four Roman coins
Middle Saxon pin and medieval brooch or suspension ring.
See lists in file.
A.Rogerson (NLA), 29 December 1998.

Late 1998. Metal detecting.
Two Roman coins, see list in file and map.
Two jar rims Roman greyware
Three rims Oxforshire mortarium.
Identified by A.Rogerson (NLA), 2 September 1999.

January-February 1999. Metal detecting.
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon hooked tag.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 March 1999.

1999. Metal detecting.
Roman bracelet fragment and medieval buckle fragment.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 20 December 1999.

March/April 2005. Metal detecting.
Medieval harness pendant and post medieval dress fastener.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 May 2005.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • VESSEL (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BRACELET (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • CEREMONIAL OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FERRULE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FIGURINE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • NAIL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PALETTE (COSMETIC) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PENDANT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STEELYARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STUD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VESSEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DRESS FASTENER (DRESS) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.
---Monograph: Ashley, S.. 2002. Medieval Armorial Horse Furniture in Norfolk.. East Anglian Archaeology. Vol 101.
---Photograph: 1995. LCD 5-8, Iron Age terret..
---Photograph: 1995. LDD 27-28, Romano British vessel handle..
---Photograph: 1995. LCL 1-4, Middle Saxon coin, Aethel head penny..
---Photograph: 1995. LDC 9-17 Iron Age mount..
---Photograph: 1995. LDG 16-17, Iron Age trinovantes coin..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
---Illustration: Ashley, S.. 1996. Drawing of a medieval buckle mount.. Film. 2:1.
<S1>Illustration: White, S.. 1994. Drawing of a Romano British copper alloy bust of Minerva.. Paper. 2:1.
<S2>Illustration: White, S.. 1994. Drawing of an Iron Age/Roman vessel mount. Film. 2:1.
<S3>Illustration: Rogerson, A. 1994. Sketch of a Roman cosmetic palette.. Film. 1:1.
<S4>Illustration: Ashley, S.. 1994. Drawing of a Roman cosmetic palette.. Film. 2:1.
<S5>Illustration: Gurney, D.. 1995. Sketch of a Roman key.. Film. 1:1.
<S6>Illustration: Rogerson, A. 1995. Drawing of a Roman phallic object.. Film. 1:1.

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