Record Details

NHER Number:33887
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman, Early Saxon and Late Saxon to post-medieval finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 1998 and 2014 recovered Late Saxon and medieval pottery sherds; Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins; a post-medieval jetton and Roman, Early Saxon and medieval to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Roman brooch and pendant; an Early Saxon cruciform brooch; medieval and post-medieval buckles; medieval/post-medieval book clasps, a sword or dagger scabbard chape, coin weight, Jew's harp and a spur rowel and a post-medieval spur terminal, thimble and lead weight.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 20 34
Map Sheet:TG23SW
Parish:HANWORTH, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

August-September 1998. Metal detecting finds. [1].
6 medieval and 1 post-medieval coin.
Early Saxon brooch.
Medieval and post medieval buckles.
Probable Late Saxon sherd.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 10 October 1998.

October-November 1998. Metal detecting. Northwest corner. [2].
2 medieval coins.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 December 1998.

December 1998-January 1999. Metal detecting. [3].
1 medieval coin.
1 post medieval coin and 1 post medieval jetton.
See lists in file.
16th century copper alloy thimble, straight rim decorated with single engraved line, sides covered with a spiral of oval hand made indentations, and flat top covered with a similar spiral. Feels rather flimsy.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 February 1999.

January-February 1999. Metal detecting. [4].
One Roman and three medieval coins.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 6 March 1999.

February-March 1999. Metal detecting. [5].
Medieval and post medieval coins.
?Roman pendant.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 15 April 1999.

1999. At some time. Metal detecting. [6].
1 medieval coin in northwest part of field.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 8 June 1999.

1999. At some time. Metal detecting. [6].
One medieval coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 12 July 1999.

June-July 1999. Metal detecting. [7].
Four medieval coins, generally scattered around field.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 29 July 1999.

July-August 1999. Metal detecting. [8].
Base of a ?Medieval sieve/strainer. Sheet copper alloy disc pierced by many circular holes driven from one side. Diameter 42mm. 2 opposing holes, near circumference and driven from other side, probably for attachment to sides of vessel.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 6 September 1999.

August-September 1999. Metal detecting. [9].
Two medieval and one post-medieval coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 13 October 1999.

September-October 1999. Metal detecting. [10].
One medieval and two post-medieval coins.
Late Medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 November 1999.

October-November 1999. Metal detecting. [11].
Two medieval coins.
Early post medieval buckle.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 4 December 1999.

February - March 2000. Metal detecting. [12].
Two medieval coins. See list in file.
Pottery: one sagging sherd ?Thetford type or medieval unglazed.
Two body sherds medieval unglazed.
One body sherd medieval glazed
Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA)
A. Rogerson (NLA) 12 April 2000.

April-May 2008. Metal detecting.
One medieval and one post-medieval coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 June 2008.

Before 9 March 2012. Metal-detecting. [13].
Two medieval coins.
A. Marsden (HES), 16 October 2012.

March-May 2014. Metal-detecting. [14].
Roman brooch.
Medieval buckles.
Medieval/post-medieval hooked book clasp.
Post-medieval lead trade weight.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 July 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 65 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PENDANT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JEWS HARP (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SIEVE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAINER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1309 AD to 1310 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1344 AD to 1351 AD)
  • BUCKLE (14th Century to 15th Century - 1400 AD to 1500 AD)
  • BUCKLE (15th Century to 16th Century - 1450 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1600 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (17th Century - 1603 AD to 1688 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Ashley, H.. 2012. Rubbing of monumental brass.. Paper. 1:1.

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