Record Details

NHER Number:50026
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman, medieval and post medieval objects

Summary

Roman, medieval and post medieval coins and other medieval objects were found during metal detecting in late 2006/early 2007, including a Roman cosmetic mortar and pestle found close together.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 25 91
Map Sheet:TM29SE
Parish:HEMPNALL, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK
TOPCROFT, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

December 2006-January 2007. Metal-detecting.
2 Roman coins, 1 cosmetic mortar and 1 cosmetic pestle.
2 medieval coins, 1 harness strap-end, 1 buckle (gilt) and 2 lead seal matrix's (inscriptions: 'Seal of William Coleman', 'Seal of William son of Reginald').
2 post-medieval coins, 1 coin weight, 1 token and 1 belt mount (tinned).
Coins identifed by A. Marsden (NLA) and other objects by S. Ashley (NLA). See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 14 February 2006.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 7 May 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COSMETIC MORTAR (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COSMETIC PESTLE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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