Record Details

NHER Number:32954
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi period metal object scatter

Summary

Metal detecting at this location in 1996 recovered a range of metal objects. Finds included a possible Roman finger ring made from a bracelet, a Middle Saxon ansate brooch, a medieval strap end and a post medieval belt fitting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 94 06
Map Sheet:TF90NW
Parish:SHIPDHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1996. Metal detecting finds.
?Roman ringer ring made from ?bracelet.
Middle Saxon ansate brooch. Polaroid (S1) taken by NCM.
Late Saxon/Middle Saxon strap end. Polaroid (S2) taken by NCM.
Medieval strap end.
Post medieval ?17th century belt fitting.
See list in file.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA).
H. Geake (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman to 19th Century - 43 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BRACELET (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
<S2>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

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