Record Details

NHER Number:39892
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 2003 and 2014 recovered Roman, Late Saxon, medieval and post-medieval coins; medieval and post-medieval jettons and tokens and Late Bronze Age to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Late Bronze Age sword blade fragment and large awl; part of a Middle Iron Age bow brooch; a Late Iron Age/Roman brooch; Roman finger rings, brooches, strap fitting and mount; Early, Middle and Late Saxon brooches, including a gilded Early Saxon silver tremissis coin pierced for suspension; a Middle/Late Saxon pin head; Late Saxon/medieval stirrup terminal and stirrup-strap mount; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; medieval brooches, tweezers, a harness mount, finger ring, fragment of mace head, spur rowel, half of a mirror case and a figurine of the Madonna and child; medieval/post-medieval vessel fragments and a lead weight; a post-medieval seal matrix, coin weight, fragment of possible bodkin, a knife end-cap, and a copper alloy handle from an unidentified tool or implement and a finger-loop from a late post-medieval pair of scissors or a candle snuffer.

Images

  • Late Bronze Age awl from NHER 39892  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval strap-end from NHER 39892  © Norfolk County Council
  • Late Bronze Age sword from NHER 39892  © Norfolk County Council
  • Early/Mid Saxon strap end  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval mace  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF73NW
Parish:SEDGEFORD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

July - August 2003. Metal detecting in south part of large field.
One Roman, one medieval and two post medieval coins.
One medieval and one post medieval jettons.
Medieval and post medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 October 2003.

28 October 2003. Metal detecting.
Gilded silver Early Saxon tremissis, pierced for suspension.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 29 November 2003.

October - December 2003. Metal detecting.
One Roman coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA).

December 2003 - January 2004. Metal detecting.
Post medieval token.
Early Saxon brooch fragment.
Post medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 7 February 2004.

Merovingian coin pierced for suspension found 28 October 2003 declared Treasure at King's Lynn, 26 May 2004.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 May 2004.

December 2007 - January 2008. Metal detecting, site enlarged, previous site area saved [1].
3 medieval and 2 post medieval coins, Iron Age brooch (S1), Romano-British, Middle Saxon (S2), medieval and post medieval metal objects.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 February 2008.

August-September 2008. Metal detecting.
1 Roman and 1 Post-Medieval coin; 1 Medieval and 1 Post-Medieval jetton; Romano British, Late Saxon, Medieval (S2) and undatable metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 1 October 2008

October-November 2011. Metal-detecting.
Three Roman, five medieval and one post-medieval coin, Late Bronze Age (S4), Middle Iron Age, Roman, medieval, medieval/post-medieval, post-medieval and undatable metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 12 December 2011.

November-December 2011. Metal-detecting.
Two medieval and one post-medieval coin, one medieval and one post-medieval jetton, Early Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 9 January 2012.

May 2012.
The Roman gold finger ring with glass setting found in November 2011 and reported as Treasure case 2011 T836, was declared Treasure at inquest 14 May 2012.
E. Darch (HES), 29 May 2012.

September-October 2012. Metal-detecting. [2].
Late Bronze Age large copper alloy awl (S5).
1 Roman coin and a finger-ring.
1 Late Saxon coin.
1 medieval coin and strap-ends.
2 post-medieval coins, 1 jetton and 1 token.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 December 2012.

November 2012.
The Roman gold finger ring with glass setting found in November 2011 and reported as Treasure case 2011 T836, was acquired by Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service November 2012.
E. Darch (HES), 5 February 2013.

January 2013. Metal-detecting. [3].
2 Roman coins.
Middle/Late Saxon strap-end.
3 medieval coins, 1 jetton, a buckle plate and a fragment of mace head.
1 post-medieval coin, 1 coin weight, a cloth seal and buckle frame.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 5 February 2013.

January-February 2013. Metal-detecting. [4].
2 Roman coins and a brooch.
5 medieval coins, strap-ends, a brooch, finger ring and a strap fitting.
2 post-medieval tokens, a finger ring and a bent fragment of silver head-dress pin or bodkin.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 12 March 2013.

March-April 2013. Metal-detecting. [5].
Roman brooch.
1 medieval coin.
2 post-medieval coins.
Information from PAS import.
P. Watkins (HES), 4 June 2013.

October-November 2013. Metal-detecting. [6].
Late Iron Age/Roman brooch.
1 Roman coin and a brooch.
Late Saxon/medieval stirrup terminal.
3 medieval coins, 1 jetton, a spur rowel and a figurine of the Madonna and child.
1 post-medieval coin, 1 jetton and a copper alloy handle from an unidentified tool or implement.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 7 January 2014.

November-December 2013. Metal-detecting. [7].
2 Roman coins.
3 medieval coin, 2 jettons and a buckle.
Medieval/post-medieval buckle.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 6 February 2014.

December 2013-January 2014. Metal-detecting. [8].
1 Roman coin.
Late Saxon/medieval stirrup terminal.
Medieval buckles and an ampulla.
2 post-medieval coins, 1 jetton, 1 token and buckles.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 6 February 2014.

January-February 2014. Metal-detecting. [1].
Roman coin.
Middle/Late Saxon pin head.
Late Saxon/medieval stirrup terminal and stirrup-strap mount.
1 medieval coin, half of a mirror case, a buckle and pilgrim badge.
Medieval/post-medieval 'paper-clip' rivet.
2 post-medieval coin, 1 jetton, a bell and belt mount.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 April 2014.

September 2014.
The Middle or Late Saxon pin head discovered in February 2014 and reported as treasure case 2014 T132, was declared 'Treasure' at inquest, 1 September 2014.
E. Darch (HES), 5 September 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Iron Age - 400 BC to 101 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Iron Age to Roman - 100 BC to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 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

  • LEASH (Unknown date)
  • PENDANT (Unknown date)
  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • AWL (Late Bronze Age to Early Iron Age - 1000 BC to 700 BC)
  • SWORD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Iron Age - 400 BC to 101 BC)
  • BROOCH (Late Iron Age to Roman - 20 AD to 75 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 75 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • KNIFE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • MOUNT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 50 AD to 100 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 64 AD to 68 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 75 AD to 200 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 117 AD to 125 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 117 AD to 138 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 117 AD to 138 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 125 AD to 138 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 134 AD to 138 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 161 AD to 161 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 161 AD to 169 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Roman - 200 AD to 300 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 268 AD to 270 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 268 AD to 270 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 273 AD to 274 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 302 AD to 303 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • COIN (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • PENDANT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 700 AD to 900 AD)
  • STRAP END (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 800 AD to 900 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • PLATE BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 880 AD to 900 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon to Medieval - 1000 AD to 1100 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon to Medieval - 1000 AD to 1100 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon to Medieval - 1000 AD to 1100 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon to Medieval - 1000 AD to 1100 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MACE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1400 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TWEEZERS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (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 - 1105 AD? to 1105 AD?)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1180 AD to 1185 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1204 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1205 AD to 1210 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1207 AD to 1210 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1230 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1250 AD to 1350 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1270 AD to 1400 AD)
  • MIRROR CASE (Medieval - 1270 AD to 1350 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1280 AD to 1280 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1280 AD to 1280 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1280 AD to 1280 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1280 AD to 1281 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1280 AD to 1281 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1280 AD? to 1350 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1282 AD to 1289 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1282 AD to 1289 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • FIGURINE (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1499 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1500 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1301 AD to 1303 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1302 AD to 1350 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1307 AD to 1309 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1344 AD to 1351 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1344 AD to 1351 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1345 AD to 1355 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1350 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1351 AD to 1399 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1364 AD to 1380 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1377 AD to 1399 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1380 AD to 1422 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1400 AD to 1500 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Medieval - 1400 AD to 1500 AD)
  • PILGRIM BADGE (Medieval - 1400 AD to 1500 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1413 AD to 1422 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1415 AD to 1497 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1445 AD? to 1500 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1473 AD to 1478 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (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)
  • CANDLE SNUFFER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SCISSORS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SWORD BELT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BELL (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1800 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1650 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1551 AD to 1553 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1553 AD to 1554 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1566 AD to 1566 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1573 AD to 1579 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1575 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1575 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1577 AD to 1603 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1582 AD to 1603 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1594 AD to 1596 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1594 AD to 1596 AD)
  • BODKIN (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1750 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1600 AD? to 1699 AD?)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1604 AD to 1607 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1611 AD to 1612 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1614 AD to 1625 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1620 AD to 1680 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1625 AD to 1634 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1625 AD to 1634 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1663 AD to 1668 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1664 AD to 1664 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1667 AD to 1670 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1669 AD to 1669 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1669 AD to 1669 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2008. Drawing of an Iron Age brooch.. Film. 2:1.
<S2>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2008. Drawing of a Middle Saxon brooch.. Film. 2:1.
<S3>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2008. Drawing of a Medieval buckle.. Film. 2:1.
<S4>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2012. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy sword blade fragment.. Film. 1:1.
<S5>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2013. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy awl.. Film. 1:1.

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