|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Iron Age and Roman coins|
Metal detecting recovered an Iron Age silver coin and six Roman coins. These finds are part of a larger Roman to Late Saxon settlement and Early Saxon cemetery complex.
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|Parish:||CONGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
October 1984. Metal detecting.
Small coin, Iceni face- horse type B (weight 0.637 gms (NCM)).
Information from .
I.D. A. Gregory (NAU).
E. M. James (KLM), 13 October 1984.
December 1984. Small scatter centred on above findspot.
Late 1st to early 2nd century sestertius, very corroded,
AE3/4 Seaby 3786 GLORIA EXERCITVS Constantine I AD 307-337.
AE4 GLORIA EXERCITVS 1 standard House of Constantine AD 335-40.
Centenionalis Seaby 3923 VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAES Magnentius AD 350-3.
AE4 reverse illegible House of Constantine 4th century.
Inf and penes .
I.D. A. Gregory (NAU) (AE4's) and E. M. James (KLM)., latter comp 20 December 1984.
E. M. James (KLM), 20 December 1984.
This site falls within metal-detector scatter NHER 25765.
E. Rose (NAU), 31 May 1990.
- FINDSPOT (Early Iron Age to Roman - 800 BC to 409 AD)
- COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
- COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Photograph: CUJ30-6. |
|25765||Part of: Late Iron Age activity, Early Saxon cemetery and Roman to early medieval settlement, plus multi-period finds (Monument)|
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