Record Details

NHER Number:36993
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon loomweight

Summary

A fragment of an Early Saxon clay loomweight.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7550 8845
Map Sheet:TL78NE
Parish:HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 4 October 2001. Surface find.
Early Saxon fragment, about one sixth, of an annular fired clay loom weight, reduced with oxidised surfaces, very sparse flint inclusions.
Diameter about 110mm, thickness 42mm, central perforation diameter 45mm.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 March 2002.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LOOMWEIGHT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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