Record Details

NHER Number:31705
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coin and handle, Early Saxon brooch, medieval buckle

Summary

Metal detecting in 1992 in the old parish of Walpole St Peter recovered a Roman handle and coin, an Early Saxon 6th century square-headed brooch, and a late medieval buckle frame fragment. The exact location of this discovery is unclear.

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Location

Parish:WALPOLE CROSS KEYS, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK
WALPOLE HIGHWAY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK
WALPOLE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1992. Metal detector find. Finder promised to return with findspot but did not do so and has now left the area.
Roman bronze double-barrelled hollow handle.
Late medieval buckle frame fragment.
Early Saxon 6th century square-headed brooch. Leeds B1, Kenninghall 1 type.
Coin, Domitian.
See form in file.
L. Brewster (KLM), 1995.

Originally recorded under the old civil parish of Walpole St Peter.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

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