Record Details

NHER Number:33342
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman to post-medieval finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 1997 and 2015 recovered Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins, including a Roman coin pierced during the Roman or Early Saxon period and Roman to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Roman brooch and possible Roman copper alloy ring; an Early Saxon brooch; a Middle/Late Saxon brooch and pin; a Late Saxon strap-end; medieval strap fittings, a furniture fitting and a strap-end and a post-medieval cloth seal, chafing dish fragment and weight.

Images

  • Post-medieval chafing dish from NHER 33342  © Norfolk County Council
  • Middle Saxon brooch from NHER 33342  © Norfolk County Council
  • Romano-British plate brooch from NHER 33342  © Norfolk County Council
  • Roman ring from NHER 33342  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TF 68 08
Map Sheet:TF60NE
Parish:SHOULDHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1997. Metal detector find. [1 and 2].
3rd century coin.
Stephen penny.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM) 18 July 1997. See list in file.
W. Milligan (NCM) 2 April 1997.

1998. Metal detecting. [3].
Roman/Early Saxon Pierced Roman coin. Polaroid taken by NCM.
Identified by H. M. Geake (NCM) 1998. Coin looks 4th century - A. Rogerson (NLA).
K. Sussams (NCM) 13 May 1998.

Before 20 September 2004. Metal detecting.
One Roman coin.
Part of Early Saxon great square headed brooch (S1).
Late Saxon strap end.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 10 February 2005.

February-March 2015. Metal-detecting. [4].
2 Roman coins and plate brooch.
?Roman copper alloy ring.
Middle/Late Saxon pin and brooch.
Medieval strap fittings, a furniture fitting and a strap-end.
2 post-medieval coins, a cloth seal, chafing dish fragment and weight.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 5 May 2015.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 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

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 64 AD to 68 AD)
  • PLATE BROOCH (Roman - 100 AD to 200 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 260 AD to 268 AD)
  • PENDANT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 720 AD to 850 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 800 AD to 900 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval to 12th Century - 1100 AD to 1200 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP END (13th Century to 15th Century - 1300 AD to 1450 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (16th Century to 17th Century - 1550 AD to 1700 AD)
  • CHAFING DISH (16th Century to 17th Century - 1575 AD to 1650 AD)
  • COIN (16th Century - 1580 AD to 1581 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1614 AD to 1625 AD)
  • WEIGHT (17th Century to 18th Century - 1700 AD to 1750 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2004. Drawing of an Early Saxon great square-headed brooch.. Film. 2:1.

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