Record Details

NHER Number:49129
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 2006 and 2011 recovered Roman, Early Saxon, medieval and post-medieval pottery sherds; Roman coins and undated, Roman, Early Saxon and Late Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include undated lead weights; a Roman medical instrument handle and furniture fitting; Early Saxon girdle hangers and a brooch; a Late Saxon disc brooch; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; a medieval ampulla, came, pot mend and harness mount; medieval/post-medieval metalworking debris, a chafing dish fragment, copper alloy ring, rivet, spindle whorl, weight and copper alloy vessel fragments and a post-medieval posy ring, cloth seal, book clasp and furniture fitting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 94 12
Map Sheet:TF91SW
Parish:SCARNING, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

August-September 2006. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman coin, 1 pottery sherd (greyware), 1 furniture nail/stud and 1 medical implement handle (?scalpel).
1 Early Saxon brooch knob (cruciform type).
1 Late Saxon disc brooch (Borre style).
1 medieval lead ampulla fragment.
1 medieval/post-medieval metal working scrap 1 vessel fragment and 1 vessel repair.
2 post-medieval coins, 1 pottery sherd (GRE), 2 buttons and 2 belt bar mounts.
Pottery Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA), other objects by S. Ashley (NLA) and coins by A. Marsden (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 16 October 2006.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 7 May 2014.

September-October 2006. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman furniture stud head.
1 Early Saxon brooch knob (cruciform type).
1 medieval harness mount (gilt).
1 post-medieval hinged furniture hasp.
Identified by S. Ashley (NLA). See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 23 November 2006.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 7 May 2014.

September-October 2013. Metal-detecting. [1].
2 Roman coins.
Undated lead weights.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 April 2014.

Before 14 November 2011. Metal-detecting.
Roman, Early Saxon, medieval and post-medieval pot sherds, Early Saxon, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 16 January 2012.

March 2012.
An amended report from the British Museum on the post-medieval gold finger ring found November 2011 and reported as Treasure case 2011 T871, has been added to the file.
E. Darch (HES), 2 April 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • 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 (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SCALPEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SURGICAL INSTRUMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 98 AD to 117 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 98 AD to 99 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • GIRDLE HANGER (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAME (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CHAFING DISH (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RING (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RIVET (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (12th Century to Mid 20th Century - 1200 AD to 1950 AD)
  • WEIGHT (12th Century to Mid 20th Century - 1200 AD to 1950 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval to Mid 20th Century - 1540 AD to 1950 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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