|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Late Saxon shears|
A pair of Late Saxon iron shears from Thetford were were exhibited by the Cambridge Antiquarian Society on 8 November 1886.
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|Parish:||THETFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
Pair iron shears 20.5cm (8.05in) long were exhibited by CAS on November 8 1886. See (S1).
Also see CUMAE (S2).
Drawing (S3) in file.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
- FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- SHEARS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Late Saxon. Thetford. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Serial: 1889. Cambridge University Reporter. p 345. |
|<S2>||Article in Serial: Clarke, R. R. 1940. Norfolk in the Dark Ages, 400-800 A.D., Part II. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXVII Pt II pp 215-249. p 240. |
|<S3>||Illustration: Unknown. 1885. Drawing of a pair of Late Saxon shears.. Paper. Unknown. |
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