Record Details

NHER Number:33538
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Iron Age button and loop fastener

Summary

Metal detecting in 1998 recovered an incomplete Late Iron Age button and loop fastener.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 71 00
Map Sheet:TF70SW
Parish:OXBOROUGH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

February 1998. Metal detecting finds in part peaty field. [1].
Incomplete late Iron Age button and loop fastener, (S2). Double-lobed but one missing. Surviving one has circular perforation right through, possibly to hold missing. Enamel.
Compare with (S1).
See secondary file and (S3).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 3 April 1998.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BUTTON (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Publication: Bulleid and Grey. 1911. Glastonbury.
<S2>Illustration: White, S.. 198. Drawing of an incomplete Late Iron Age button and loop fastener.. Film. 2:1.
<S3>Map: Finder's Map..

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