Record Details

NHER Number:37414
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting in 2002 and again between 2008 and 2009 recovered Iron Age, Roman and medieval pottery sherds; Roman coins and Roman, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include an enamelled Iron Age mount of unidentified function; Roman brooches, a hairpin, probable military harness mount and a bracelet fragment; a medieval strap-end; a medieval/post-medieval cauldron and vessel fragments and a post-medieval buckle, weight and cloth seal.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 95 38
Map Sheet:TF93NE
Parish:WIGHTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

August-September 2002. Metal detecting.
Enamelled Iron Age mount of unidentified function (S1).
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 30 October 2002.

Before 30 March 2009. Metal-detecting. Site extended.
Iron Age, Roman and medieval pottery sherds; nine Roman coins; Roman, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 27 June 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BRACELET (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HAIR PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Monograph: Jope, M.. 2000. Early Celtic Art in the British Isles..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: White, S.. 2002. Drawing of an enamelled Iron Age mount.. Film. 2:1.

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