Record Details

NHER Number:31946
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman to post medieval metal objects

Summary

Metal detecting in 1996 and 1998 recovered a number of objects from the Roman to post medieval periods. This includes two Roman brooches, a Late Saxon brooch, and a possible medieval finger ring.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 25 83
Map Sheet:TM28SE
Parish:REDENHALL WITH HARLESTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

June 1996. Metal detecting. [1]
Enamelled bronze object, probably Roman.
See description and sketch in secondary file.
D. Gurney (NLA), 4 July 1996.

November 1996. Metal detecting. [1]
Late Saxon disc brooch.
Unusual ?Medieval finger ring.
Post medieval scale pan.
See list in secondary file.
D. Gurney (NLA), 12 December 1996.

June 1997. Metal detecting. [1]
One Roman coin and two brooches.
Two post medieval coins and jettons.
See list and coin form in secondary file.
D. Gurney (NLA), 9 July 1997.

September 1998. Metal detecting. [2]
Medieval coin and jetton.
Post medieval coin.
See list in secondary file.
Solid hemispherical early post medieval button of case copper alloy, with prominent central boss and integral loop on reverse.
Squarish early post medieval mount with projection in centre of each side. Flat and undecorated, two spikes on reverse. From belt or harness.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 July 1999.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Post Medieval - 43 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BALANCE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Finds Illustration.

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