Record Details

NHER Number:31812
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds scatter

Summary

Metal detecting recovered many finds dated to the Roman to post medieval period. These include a Roman finger ring, a Roman Hod Hill brooch, an Early Saxon staple, a Late Saxon mount, a medieval seal, medieval buckle and medieval strap ends. Roman and medieval coins were also found.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 74 18
Map Sheet:TF71NW
Parish:GAYTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

January 1996. Metal detecting finds. Large scatter including NHER 11257 and NHER 17751.
Roman finger ring.
Late Saxon mount.
Early Saxon staple.
Medieval seal and belt mount.
Post medieval metal objects.
Ten Roman coins.
One post medieval token.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), March 1996.

September 1997. Metal detecting finds.
Roman coins.
Medieval coin.
Roman Hod Hill brooch.
Medieval metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 1 November 1997.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 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

  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Undated)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Undated)
  • WEIGHT (Undated)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 55 AD to 80 AD)
  • NAIL (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Late Saxon - 900 AD to 1050 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • NAIL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (16th Century to 18th Century - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.

Related records

17751Parent of: Roman pottery and medieval brick (Find Spot)
11257Parent of: Roman ring (Find Spot)

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