Record Details

NHER Number:34911
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman and Middle Saxon to post-medieval finds

Summary

Sporadic metal-detecting between 1998 and 2016 recovered Roman and medieval coins as well as Roman and Middle Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Roman brooch; a Roman/Early Saxon brooch; a Middle/Late Saxon hooked tag; a Late Saxon brooch with Borre style decoration; medieval buckles, a seal matrix and gilt copper alloy rivet and a post-medieval eagle figurine and harness mount.

Images

  • Romano-British brooch from NHER 34911  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval seal matrix from NHER 34911  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF62SE
Parish:GRIMSTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1998 to 1999. Metal detecting. [1].
Late Saxon Borre style brooch.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 1 November 1999.

February-March 2014. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the southern part of the field. [2].
1 medieval coin and a buckle.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 May 2014.

March-April 2014. Metal-detecting. [3].
1 medieval coin and seal matrix.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 2 June 2014.

May-June 2014. Metal-detecting. Site extended to whole field. [4].
Medieval buckle frame.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 July 2014.

June-July 2014. Metal-detecting. [5].
4 medieval coins.
Post-medieval eagle figurine.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 September 2014.

February-March 2015. Metal-detecting. [6].
Medieval buckle.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 5 May 2015.

March-April 2015. Metal-detecting. [7].
Roman/Early Saxon brooch.
Middle/Late Saxon hooked tag.
4 medieval coins and a gilt copper alloy rivet.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 5 May 2015.

29 December 2015.
The silver Roman brooch recorded as NMS-E362FA on the Portable Antiquities Scheme database and reported as treasure case 2015 T323, was declared 'treasure' at inquest. PAS details to follow.
E. Darch (HES), 4 January 2016.

February-March 2016. Metal-detecting. [8].
Roman brooch.
Medieval buckle.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 April 2016.

March-April 2016. Metal-detecting. [9].
1 Roman coin.
5 medieval coins.
Post-medieval harness mount.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 May 2016.

April-June 2019. Metal-detecting. [10].
Details to follow.
Information from PAS import.
H. Hamilton (HES), 02 July 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Early Saxon - 43 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

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 65 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 330 AD to 335 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman to Early Saxon - 340 AD to 460 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Middle Saxon to Medieval - 700 AD to 1100 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 1048 AD to 1050 AD)
  • RIVET (Medieval to 13th Century - 1100 AD to 1300 AD)
  • BUCKLE (12th Century to 13th Century - 1150 AD to 1300 AD)
  • COIN (12th Century to 13th Century - 1180 AD to 1247 AD)
  • COIN (12th Century - 1194 AD to 1200 AD)
  • BROOCH (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (12th Century to 13th Century - 1200 AD to 1300 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1203 AD to 1216 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • BUCKLE (13th Century to 14th Century - 1250 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1250 AD to 1280 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1251 AD to 1272 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1251 AD to 1272 AD)
  • BUCKLE (13th Century to 14th Century - 1270 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1280 AD to 1281 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (16th Century to 17th Century - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • FIGURINE (17th Century to 18th Century - 1700 AD to 1800 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Photograph: 1999. KSP 29, Late Saxon disc brooch..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

Related records - none

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