|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Medieval to post medieval pottery sherds and silver fitting|
A number of late medieval and early post medieval pottery sherds have been recovered from an area close to Cow Tower (NHER 632) on the bank of the River Wensum. In addition, a 15th to 16th century silver fitting or escutcheon in the form of a 'dragon' head, which probably would have projected from a vessel to hold the handle, was also recovered.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 2397 0918|
|Parish:||NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK|
Pre 1980. West and south of Cow Tower. 
Medieval sherds (mostly late medieval or early post medieval) and post medieval sherds. 
Compiled by W. Milligan (NCM).
1986. Edge of river 'right next to Cow Tower' east side. 
15th to 16th century silver fitting or escutcheon form of a 'dragon' head, probably would have projected from a vessel to hold the handle.
Polaroid photograph in NCM.
S. Margeson (NCM), 5 August 1986.
- FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- FIGURINE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NCM Staff. 1973-1989. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card - Norwich. |
|---||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Norwich - Post Roman. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|Site 1567||Parent of: Bank of River Wensum (near Cow Tower) (Monument)|
|632||Part of: Cow Tower (Monument)|
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