Record Details

NHER Number:19015
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

A Middle Saxon brooch, and medieval and post medieval metalwork, including a medieval seal showing a hare seated on a hound and blowing a trumpet, found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 12 18
Map Sheet:TG11NW
Parish:ALDERFORD, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

February 1983. Metal detecting. Context 1. In low land close to stream.
Circular copper alloy seal matrix showing hare seated on hound and blowing trumpet.
Legend SOHOV ROBOV 14th century.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
A. Gregory, (NAU) 11 March 1983.

August/September 1998. Metal detecting. Context 2 whole field.
Medieval and post medieval coins.
Post medieval token.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 10 October 1998.

July/August 2001. Metal detecting.
Middle Saxon brooch. (S1) in file.
S. Ashley (NLA), 14 September 2001.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to 19th Century - 651 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BOX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Photograph: 2001. KSZ 2-3, Middle Saxon ansate brooch..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NLA. 2001. Finds Photograph. Polaroid.

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