Record Details

NHER Number:50080
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman to post medieval objects

Summary

Metal detecting survey in 2006 recovered Roman, Saxon, medieval and post medieval metal objects, including a Roman nail cleaner and a medieval horse harness pendant on which traces of silvering and red enamel survive.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 26 26
Map Sheet:TG22NE
Parish:SWANTON ABBOTT, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

August 2006. Metal detecting.
Late Roman/Early Saxon strap end, Roman nail cleaner, medieval harness pendant and two post medieval coins and buckle.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 February 2007.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • NAIL CLEANER (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STRAP END (Roman to Early Saxon - 43 AD to 650 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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

Related records - none

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