Record Details

NHER Number:40004
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period metal finds

Summary

Metal-detecting from 2003 to 2008 recovered a range of objects, including an Iron Age coin, Roman, Saxon and medieval coins, a Roman brooch, a Saxon hooked tag and a medieval jetton, horse harness pendant, buckle plate and part of a monumental brass. Metal-detecting in 2010 recovered other metal objects including a Romano-British Dolphin brooch, medieval bell and harness pendant.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF60SE
Parish:WEST DEREHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

October-November 2003. Metal-detecting. Location [1].
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon copper alloy hooked tag with central perforation within three concentric circles, the outer pair framing five small concentric perforated ring-and-dots and two large upper perforations for attachment, hook partly straightened out, 11 by 19mm. Compare with Middle Harling, 1995, figure 39, numbers 36 to 37.
S. Ashley (NLA), 5 December 2003.

March-May 2004. Metal-detecting. Site extended to whole field.
One Late Saxon and one medieval coin.
One medieval jetton.
Roman and medieval metal objects.
See lists in file with grid references.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 June 2004.

December 2003-January 2004. Metal-detecting.
One Iron Age, eight Roman and three medieval coins.
Roman, Early Saxon, medieval, post-medieval and undatable metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 February 2004.

October-November 2004. Metal-detecting.
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 December 2004.

Before 6 July 2005. Metal-detecting.
Fragment of medieval monumental brass.
See description and (S1) in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 31 January 2006.

October-November 2007. Metal-detecting.
One medieval coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 December 2007.

November-December 2007. Metal-detecting.
9th century strap end, post medieval jetton and belt mount.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 11 January 2008.

November-December 2008. Metal-Detecting
One Late Saxon and one medieval coin, Middle Saxon/Late Saxon hooked tag, Late Saxon stirrup terminal and medieval coin weight.
See lists in file
A. Rogerson (NLA), 7 January 2009.

January-February 2010. Metal-detecting.
Romano-British brooch, medieval pendant, bell and medieval/post-medieval weight.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 2 March 2010.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 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

  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • MIRROR (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VESSEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP END (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BRASS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KNIFE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MIRROR CASE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPOON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • NAIL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Map: Finder's Map..

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