Record Details

NHER Number:20425
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting in 1984 and 2012-2013 recovered Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins; a medieval/post-medieval jetton and Late Iron Age/Roman; Middle/Late Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Late Iron Age/Roman Colchester-type brooch; a Middle/Late Saxon openwork brooch; a Late Saxon brooch and faceted spherical weight; medieval dress accessories, a thimble and knife end-cap; a medieval/post-medieval bar from a double-barred purse frame and a hooked tag and a post-medieval openwork harness mount.

Images

  • Late Saxon weight from NHER 20425  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval buckle from NHER 20425  © Norfolk County Council
  • Middle/Late Saxon disc brooch from NHER 20425  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TG 38 00
Map Sheet:TG30SE
Parish:LANGLEY WITH HARDLEY, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Spring 1984. Found in ploughsoil with metal detector. In second field west of Hardley Hall, and southwest of corner of next field to north.
Three Roman bronze coins, all in southern half of main field - two irregular antoniniani, one in name of Tetricus II, both 270s to 280s, and Valens SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE, AD 364 to 378.
Four medieval coins, not accurately located within the two areas: Edward I penny, (S1), Bury St Edmunds Mint, AD 1302 to 1310; Edward III penny London mint, pellets on breast; Edwards III groat, London mint, Series D? AD 1352 to 13533; sixpence of Elizabeth I, 1561, initial mark pheon.
Information from [1].
A. Gregory (NAU), 26 May 1984.

August 2010 and March-April 2011. Metal-detecting.
One Roman and one post-medieval coin, Middle Saxon/Late Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 6 April 2012.

Before February 2012.
Two Late Saxon disc brooches (S2), two medieval buckles, two medieval thimbles, and a post medieval harness mount.
See details in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 12 September 2012.

February 2012. Metal-detecting. [2].
Medieval/post-medieval hooked tag.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 11 November 2013.

January-February 2013. Metal-detecting. [3].
Late Iron Age/Roman Colchester type brooch.
Medieval annular brooch, buckles, strap-ends, end-cap from a knife and a bar mount from a belt.
1 medieval/post-medieval jetton, a hooked tag and a bar from a double-barred purse frame.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 12 March 2013.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Iron Age to Roman - 100 BC to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Late Iron Age to Roman - 20 AD to 60 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BELL (Roman - 100 AD to 300 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Roman - 100 AD to 300 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 297 AD? to 305 AD?)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1175 AD to 1300 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1270 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1500 AD)
  • KNIFE (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1500 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1500 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1490 AD to 1550 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1550 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1600 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1500 AD to 1550 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1557 AD to 1557 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Publication: North, J. J. 1963. English Hammered Coins. Type Xb.
<S2>Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.

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