Record Details

NHER Number:32599
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period metal finds

Summary

Metal detecting between 1997 and 2004 recovered a range of objects, including a Saxon hooked tag, strap end and pendant. Also found were a medieval purse bar and a post medieval jetton.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 14 23
Map Sheet:TG12SW
Parish:CAWSTON, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

January/February 1997. Metal detecting. West end of field, amongst post medieval finds. [1].
Lated 15th/early 16th century purse bar, (S1) type B8.
One post medieval jetton.
See list in file.
A.Rogerson (NLA) March 1997.

December 2000-January 2001. Metal detecting.
Two medieval/Post medieval objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 February 2001.

July-August 2004. Metal-detecting.
2 Middle-Late Saxon hooked tags and 1 strap end.
1 Late Saxon pendant (S2).
1 medieval horse harness pendant (gilt).
1 post-medieval coin, 1 chape and 1 hooked tag.
Objects Identified by S. Ashley (NLA) and coins by A. Marsden (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 20 September 2004.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 3 March 2014.

March 2019. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
NHRG032019 - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 5 June 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to 19th Century - 651 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HOOKED TAG (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP END (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • PENDANT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SKILLET (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Publication: LMMC. Type I.
<S2>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2004. Drawing of a Late Saxon pendant.. Film. 2:1.

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