Record Details

NHER Number:33932
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval seal matrix

Summary

Metal detecting in 1998 recovered an inscribed medieval seal matrix.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 96 81
Map Sheet:TL98SE
Parish:RIDDLESWORTH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1998.Metal detecting.
Medieval flat elongated lead seal matrix with suspension loop at top. Design in centre is an eight-petalled flower. Legend around reads: S'ISABELF'GEIDVN (Seal of Isabell daughter of Geidun).
(S1).
Identified by K. Sussams (NCM), September 1998.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

<S1>Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.

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