Record Details

NHER Number:21581
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman, Late Saxon and post-medieval finds

Summary

Sporadic metal-detecting in 1985 and 2013 recovered a medieval coin as well as Roman, Late Saxon and post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include an unidentified copper-alloy object made from a fragment of an early Roman bracelet; a Late Saxon disc brooch and strap-end and a 16th or 17th century copper alloy finger ring.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 21 25
Map Sheet:TG22NW
Parish:AYLSHAM, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1985. Metal-detecting.
10th to 11th century copper alloy disc brooch, square with corner drawn into knots part of fixing for pin and catchplate remains in back.
16th/17th century copper alloy finger ring.
See (S1).
I.D. S. Margeson (NCM).
W. F. Milligan (NCM), April 1985.

January-February 2011. Metal-detecting.
Late Saxon strap-end.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 23 March 2011.

1 June 2013. Metal-detecting.
Unidentified copper-alloy object made from a fragment of an early Roman bracelet.
1 medieval coin.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 August 2013.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (12th Century - 1158 AD to 1161 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BRACELET (Roman - 43 AD to 100 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (12th Century - 1158 AD to 1161 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.

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