Record Details

NHER Number:35362
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman to post medieval objects (Wreningham, poorly located)

Summary

Metal detecting in 1997 recovered a number of objects from the Roman to post medieval periods. These are thought to have derived from somewhere in the parish of Wreningham. Of particular note is a square mount of cast copper alloy with well preserved gilding and silvering which is thought to have been made in northern France in the 9th century.

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Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Parish:WRENINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1997. Metal detecting. NCM Enquiry No: E0880.
Probably all finds are from Wreningham parish. Some documentation includes this parish; no other one is mentioned.
Nine Roman, three post medieval coins.
Post medieval jetton.
Roman, Middle Saxon, Middle Saxon/Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 March 2000.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 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 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • SWORD (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • SWORD (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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