Record Details

NHER Number:37333
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman to post-medieval coins and metal objects

Summary

Metal-detecting between 2002 and 2009 recovered a number of objects from the Roman to post-medieval period, including a medieval to early post-medieval cauldron, possible strainer, lead ceiling or wall decoration, crucible fragment and hooked strap fitting, as well as a possible Late Saxon bridle bit and stirrup. Further metal-detecting in 2011 recovered medieval and post-medieval coins as well as medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects including medieval dress accessories, a medieval/post-medieval globular lead weight and post-medieval book clasp and crotal bell.

Images

  • Medieval mount from NHER 37333  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval/post-medieval crucible from NHER 37333  © Norfolk County Council
  • Post-medieval buckle from NHER 37333  © NCC

Location

Grid Reference:TM 09 96
Map Sheet:TM09NE
Parish:WYMONDHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 31 May 2002. Metal-detecting. [1]
Roman coin.
Medieval buckle, probable strap end and pot mend with sherd attached.
Medieval to early post-medieval cauldron, possible strainer and hooked strap fitting.
Medieval to early post-medieval weights.
Post-medieval buckle, weight and harness mount.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 23 July 2002.

Before 19 June 2003. Metal-detecting. [2]
Four Roman, two medieval and three post-medieval coins.
Post-medieval tokens and jettons.
Late Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
Medieval sherd. post-medieval sherd.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 19 October 2003.

Before 23 June 2004. Metal-detecting.
One Roman and five medieval coins.
Two post-medieval tokens.
?Roman, Late Saxon, medieval, post-medieval and undatable metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 16 December 2004.

Before 7 February 2007. Metal-detecting.
One Roman and four post-medieval coins, a Bronze Age rapier or knife fragment (S1), a Late Saxon strap end and medieval/post-medieval artefacts.
See description in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 21 September 2007.

Before 14 May 2008. Metal-detecting.
One post-medieval coin and post-medieval metal objects.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 28 July 2009.

Before 29 July 2009. Metal-detecting.
Possibly Roman, medieval and post-medieval objects including a fragment of crucible, and medieval and post-medieval coins.
See descriptions in file.
E. Darch (HES), 28 September 2010.

Before 29 September 2010. Metal-detecting.
One medieval and one post-medieval coin, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 13 December 2011.

October 2014. Metal-detecting. Elden Tours, Field HF. Site extended to whole field. [3].
SET102014 - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 21 January 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Medieval - 43 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Post Medieval - 43 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • RAPIER (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT MEND (Roman to Medieval - 43 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RING (Roman to Post Medieval - 43 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BRIDLE BIT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CEILING ORNAMENT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CRUCIBLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RING (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAINER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WALL COVERING (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1251 AD to 1254 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1344 AD to 1351 AD)
  • AMMUNITION (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BELL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 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)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MUSKET BALL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POWDER FLASK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAINER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STUD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1573 AD to 1573 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1583 AD to 1585 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1625 AD to 1634 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1695 AD to 1701 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1695 AD to 1701 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2007. Drawing of a Bronze Age reworked rapier or tanged knife fragment.. Film. 1:1.

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