|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Medieval papal seal|
Metal detecting recovered a medieval lead papal seal (bull) of Pope Urban IV. This would have been used by the pope to seal a document. The document was sealed between 1261 and 1264.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 37 15|
|Parish:||HORNING, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
September 1984. Found with metal detector in ploughsoil. Just southwest of causeway NHER 5200 leading to St Benet's Abbey.
Lead papal bulla, Urban IV 1261 to 1264.
Information from .
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
A. Gregory (NAU), 30 October 1984
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- BULL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
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