Record Details

NHER Number:33114
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coin, Late Saxon stirrup mount, medieval and post medieval objects

Summary

Metal detecting in 1997 and 1998 recovered a Roman coin, a Late Saxon stirrup-strap mount, and a small number of medieval and post medieval metal objects.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 24 13
Map Sheet:TG21SW
Parish:SPROWSTON, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1997. Metal detector find.
Medieval enamelled and gilded bronze harness mount. Two studs at rear. Green background with red chevron. Arms of HATTON, HOTTON. Blazen: Ermine on a Chevron Gules. Three mullets Or.
Compiled by V. Fryer (NCM), 23 April 1997.

1997. Metal detector finds.
Roman coin.
Medieval lead seal matrix. (S1)
Early post medieval two coin weights. (S1)
Undated lead weight.
See lists in file.
Compiled by H. Geake (NCM), 5 November 1997.

June-July 1998. Metal detecting.
Late Saxon stirrup-strap mount.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See list in file.
Compiled by A. Rogerson (NLA), 17 July 1999.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 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

  • WEIGHT (Undated)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Ashley, S.. 2002. Medieval Armorial Horse Furniture in Norfolk.. East Anglian Archaeology. Vol 101.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.

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