Record Details

NHER Number:32985
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period coins and metal objects

Summary

Metal detecting in 1997 recovered Roman and medieval coins and metal objects, as well as some post medieval metal objects. This included a nearly complete medieval ampula of 12th to 14th century date.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 74 01
Map Sheet:TF70SW
Parish:OXBOROUGH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

August 1997. Metal detecting finds.
Medieval coin.
Complete but worn, lead ampulla, with both 'handles' surviving. On one side ridge to resemble a shell, the other has a border of diagonal lines aorund a flask filled with diagonal lines. 12th to 14th century date.
Identified by H.Geake (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 3 October 1997.

October 1997. Metal detecting finds in area around previous find. Size of area to follow. [1].
Roman coins.
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See lists in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 30 November 1997.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • BEAD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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