Record Details

NHER Number:17652
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon spindle whorl

Summary

A Late Saxon spindle whorl decorated with four circles was found here during rose pruning.

Images

  • Saxon spindle whorl found in Dickleburgh  © Norfolk Museums & Archaeology Service

Location

Grid Reference:TM 1931 8274
Map Sheet:TM18SE
Parish:DICKLEBURGH AND RUSHALL, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1981? Field north of vicarage at Rushall. Found while pruning roses.
Late Saxon Spindle whorl, decorated with four circular depressions.
Identified by E.B. Green (NCM), 3 September 1981.
See (S1).
S. Margeson (NCM), 10 September 1981.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Associated Finds

  • SPINDLE WHORL (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.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Unknown. 1981. Drawing of a Late Saxon spindle whorl.. Card. 2:1.

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