Record Details

NHER Number:7227
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman metal find


A Roman coin was found in a garden in 1933.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9207 1964
Map Sheet:TF91NW

Full description

1933. Hall garden. Sestertius of Gordianus ?Africanus. Obverse; IMP GORDIANVS PIVS PF FEL AVG. From same garden also comes corroded bronze figures in classical garb, probably modern.
E. B. Green (NCM).

Church guidebook claims stone coffin lids in church comes from here, but probably wrong.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COFFIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FIGURINE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 91 NW 5 [2].
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Wade-Martins, P. 1980. Fieldwork and Excavation on Village Sites in Launditch Hundred, Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 10. p 41.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Mileham.

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