Record Details

NHER Number:36076
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age to post medieval metal finds

Summary

Metal detecting in 2000 and 2001 recovered a range of objects, including a Neolithic flint fabricator, part of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy spearhead, Roman coins, including a small coin hoard, part of a Roman brooch, a Saxon hanging bowl hook and medieval buckle frames and a coin. Also found were Roman, Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery fragments.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TL98SE
Parish:RIDDLESWORTH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 14 July 2000. Metal detecting.
Five Roman coins.
Roman (S1), Early Saxon, Middle Saxon/Late Saxon (S1), medieval and post medieval metal finds.
Roman, medieval and post medieval sherds.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 12 April 2000.

2001. Metal detecting.
Small Roman coin hoard of four to five coins.
Seven Roman coins.
Medieval coin.
Roman, medieval, and post medieval sherds.
Neolithic flint fabricator.
Roman brooch.
Early Saxon/Middle Saxon hanging bowl escutcheon (S2).
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See lists and x-ray in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 12 March 2002.

2001. Details on find sites see notes [1].
Late Bronze Age spearhead fragment (S3).
Medieval, post medieval and undatable metal finds.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 12 March 2002.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Post Medieval - 43 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • FABRICATOR (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • SPEAR (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN HOARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HANGING BOWL (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • HANGING BOWL (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • AWL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • REAMER (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STAPLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DIVIDERS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STAPLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: 2002. KTE 27-28, Early Saxon escutcheon from a hanging bowl..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Ashley, S.. 2000. Drawing of a Roman/Early Saxon brooch.. Film. 1:1.
<S2>Illustration: Hoyle, M.. 2000. Drawing of a Middle/Late Saxon disk brooch.. Film. Unknown.
<S3>Illustration: White, S.. 2001. Drawing of an Early/Middle Saxon hooked escutcheon from a hanging bowl.. Film. 2:1.
<S4>Illustration: Ashley, S.. 2001. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age spearhead fragment.. Film. 1:1.

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