Record Details

NHER Number:41541
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman decorative strip or bracelet

Summary

A Roman copper alloy decorative strip or bracelet was found loose on an eroded cliff ledge in 2004.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 10258 43817
Map Sheet:TG14SW
Parish:WEYBOURNE, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

May-November 2004. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Zone Archaeological Survey.
Inter-tidal survey (Environmental Zone 13), Context 108:
A Roman copper alloy decorative strip/bracelet was found loose on an eroded cliff ledge. The piece was cut at both ends with one side decorated with five rows of punched lozenge shaped dots. It had bad corrosion on the reverse, had suffered distortion and may have been deliberately cut for re-use.
See assessment report (S1) for further details.
The associated archive has been deposited with the Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 2017.421).
J. Allen (NLA), 22 April 2005. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 21 July 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BRACELET (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Robertson, D., Crawley, P., Barker, A., and Whitmore, S. 2005. Norfolk Rapid Coastal Zone Archaeological Survey. Assessment Report and Updated Project Design. Norfolk Archaeological Unit. 1045.

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