Record Details

NHER Number:38090
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi period metal objects and coins

Summary

Metal detecting in this area during 2002-03 recovered a selection of metal objects and coins that dated to a variety of archaeological periods. Finds of note included a Late Bronze Age gold penannular ring fragment, a Saxon/medieval sword pommel, a medieval horse harness pendant in the shape of a fleur-de-lys, various parts of an early post medieval dagger and three coins of William III.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 24 25
Map Sheet:TG22NW
Parish:SKEYTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

December 2002-January 2003. Metal-detecting.
1 Late Saxon stirrup strap mount, 1 stirrup mount and 1 bridle cheek piece (S1).
1 Late Saxon/medieval sword pommel (lobed).
1 medieval horse harness pendant (gilt).
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 14 February 2003.

August 2002. Metal detecting.
Six Roman, three medieval and four post medieval coins.
Late Bronze Age Penannular gold ring with Ae core (S2). Disclaimed as Treasure 19 February 2003. See decscription by [1] in file.
Iron Age/Roman, medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 14 July 2003.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Iron Age to Post Medieval - 800 BC to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HARNESS FITTING (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BRIDLE BIT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • SWORD (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DAGGER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SWORD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DAGGER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PENDANT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.
---Photograph: 2002. KTK 19-23, Late Bronze Age penannular gold ring..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: White, S.. 2003. Drawing of a Late Saxon bridle cheek-piece.. Film. 2:1.
<S2>(No record type): Ashley, S.. 2002. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age penannular ring.. Film. 2:1.

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