Record Details

NHER Number:41867
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Iron Age to Roman and medieval to post-medieval finds

Summary

Metal-detecting in 2005 and 2014 recovered Roman and medieval coins as well as Late Iron Age to Roman and medieval to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include Late Iron Age to Roman brooches; a medieval ampulla, harness mount and harness pendant; a medieval/post-medieval button and book clasp and a post-medieval buckle, harness mount and crotal bell.
The Roman coins at this site may be part of a Roman coin hoard, see NHER 41868.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TM08SE
Parish:BRESSINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 13 June 2005. Metal detecting.
Roman coins and possible Coin hoard, muddled with NHER 41868.
1 medieval coin.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 18 July 2005.

August-September 2014. Metal-detecting. Elden Tours, Field JO9. Site extended to whole field. [1].
Late Iron Age/Roman brooch.
Roman brooches.
Medieval ampulla, harness mount and harness pendant.
Medieval/post-medieval button and book clasp.
Post-medieval buckle, harness mount and crotal bell.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 10 February 2015.

(S1) - PAS details to follow.
J. Richards (HES) 4 August 2015.

(S2) - PAS details to follow.
J. Richards (HES) 10 August 2015.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Iron Age to Roman - 100 BC to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Late Iron Age to Roman - 20 AD to 70 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 65 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 80 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN HOARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 75 AD to 175 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (12th Century to 14th Century - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • AMPULLA (14th Century to 16th Century - 1350 AD to 1530 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1600 AD)
  • BUTTON (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1600 AD)
  • CROTAL (16th Century to 18th Century - 1600 AD to 1800 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (16th Century to 17th Century - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (17th Century - 1620 AD to 1680 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J. 2015. Drawing of incomplete Middle Bronze to Late Bronze Age copper alloy tanged chisel. Film. 1:1.
<S2>Illustration: Gibbons, J. 2015. Drawing of fragment of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy spearhead. Film. 1:1.

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