Record Details

NHER Number:37136
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman seal box and multi period coins

Summary

Metal-detecting undertaken between 1999 and 2012 recovered objects ranging in date from the Iron Age to the post medieval period. Finds include Iron Age and Roman coins, a Roman seal box, Saxon pins and brooches, medieval and post medieval coins, and a post medieval groat of Philip and Mary.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF60NE
Parish:SHOULDHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 13 May 1999. Metal detecting.
Groat, Philip and Mary, mint mark a lis, 1554-8.
Identified by J. Davies.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 11 April 2002.

Before 2 September 2002. Metal detecting.
Iron Age coin.
See list in file with NGR.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 5 February 2003.

Before 25 October 2005. Metal detecting.
Iron Age coin.
Roman second century seal box.
See description in file.
E. Darch (NLA) 7 April 2006.

Before 10 November 2009. Metal-detecting.
Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins, a fragment of an Early Saxon florid cruciform brooch, a cruciform brooch, a Middle Saxon pin and possible spoon, a Late Saxon backward facing beast disc brooch, medieval and post medieval artefacts.
See list in file.
E. Darch (HES), 12 November 2010.

May-June 2012. Metal-detecting.
Undatable copper alloy casting waste.
S. Ashley (HES), 10 June 2012.

September 2019. Metal-detecting. [1].
KLMD092019 - PAS details to follow.
Site extended to the whole field. Previous extent recorded as Context 1 [2].
E. McDonald (HES), 10 October 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 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

  • CASTING WASTE (Unknown date)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SEAL BOX (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • CRUCIFORM BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • SPOON (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • DISC BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • ANNULAR BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS HOOK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Article in Serial: Andrews, C. J.. 2006. A recently discovered seal box from Norfolk.. The Quarterly. Vol 61. p 10.
---Photograph: 2002. KTL 33-34, Iron Age potin coin..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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