Record Details

NHER Number:19643
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

A Roman brooch and coin, medieval metalwork including a medieval monastic seal with a design showing the Virgin and Child, as well as a kneeling monk and a church. Other finds include post medieval pottery, metalwork and coins, all found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

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

Full description

October 1983. Metal detecting.
Bronze flat plate with central hole and incised medieval-style decoration, possibly from a knife handle.
Miscellanous pieces of post medieval metalwork.
A. Gregory (NAU), 31 October 1983.

July/August 1998. Metal detecting.
Medieval jetton.
Roman brooch.
Post medieval seal matrix.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 3 September 1998.

August/ September 1999. Metal detecting.
1 Roman and 1 medieval coin.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds, including important monastic seal matrix.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 October 1999.

October/ November 1999. Metal detecting.
1 Roman coin.
Medieval, post medieval and undated metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 4 December 1999.

October 2001.
Metal detecting.
Medieval buckle.
Late medieval/early post medieval vessel rim.
Roman coin.
Post medieval coin.
See list in file.
S. Ashley (NLA), 6 December 2001.

3 objects probably found in 1983 identified from (S1).
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 6 November 2002.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • WEIGHT (Undated)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ANNULAR BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COOKING VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KNIFE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COOKING VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SWORD BELT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

Related records - none

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