Record Details

NHER Number:41719
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman, Early Saxon and Late Saxon to post-medieval finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 2005 and 2016 recovered medieval pottery sherds; medieval and post-medieval coins and undated, Roman, Early Saxon and Late Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a silver ring of unknown date; Roman brooches; an Early Saxon brooch; a Late Saxon strap-end; a medieval buckle, strap fitting and brooch and a post-medieval harness mount.

Images

  • Early Saxon brooch from NHER 41719  © Norfolk County Council
  • Late Saxon strap end from NHER 41719  © Norfolk County Council
  • Romano-British plate brooch from NHER 41719  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TF 66 22
Map Sheet:TF62SE
Parish:GRIMSTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 2 February 2005. Metal detecting.
1 medieval and 1 post medieval coins.
Medieval sherd.
Undatable silver finger ring.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 19 April 2005.

July-September 2014. Metal-detecting. [1].
Roman brooch.
Medieval brooch and a strap fitting (S1).
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 5 October 2014.

September-October 2014. Metal-detecting. [2].
Medieval buckle.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 November 2014.

February-March 2015. Metal-detecting. [3].
Early Saxon brooch.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 5 May 2015.

November-December 2015. Metal-detecting. [4].
Roman plate brooch.
Late Saxon strap-end.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 July 2016.

February-March 2016. Metal-detecting. [5].
1 medieval coin.
Post-medieval harness mount.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 April 2016.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • FINGER RING (Unknown date)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 80 AD)
  • PLATE BROOCH (Roman - 100 AD to 200 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 480 AD to 530 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 900 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1280 AD to 1281 AD)
  • BUCKLE (13th Century to 14th Century - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (13th Century to 15th Century - 1300 AD to 1500 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (15th Century to 16th Century - 1450 AD to 1530 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (16th Century to 17th Century - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J. 2014. Drawing of cast medieval copper alloy strap fitting.. Film. 2:1.

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