Record Details

NHER Number:24003
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period artefacts

Summary

A Roman domed disc brooch was found here by metal-detecting in 1987. Metal-detecting in 2010 and 2011 recovered Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins as well as Middle Saxon, Middle-Late Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Middle Saxon pin, a Middle-Late Saxon buckle frame, a Late Saxon strap-end, fragment of probable Late Saxon brooch and a medieval harness mount.

Images

  • Late Saxon stirrup strap mount from NHER 24003  © Norfolk County Council
  • Late Saxon strap-end from NHER 24003  © Norfolk County Council
  • Middle/Late Saxon buckle from NHER 24003  © Norfolk County Council
  • Late Saxon brooch from NHER 24003  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TM 36 99
Map Sheet:TM39NE
Parish:CHEDGRAVE, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

August 1987. Metal-detecting.
Roman domed disc brooch, tortoise type, with triangles of blue and red enamel, 2nd century AD. Hinged copper alloy pin intact.
Information from [1].
A .Gregory (NAU), 10 September 1987.

Before 20 May 2010. Metal-detecting. Site extended.
2 medieval coins, Middle Saxon, Middle Saxon/Late Saxon, Late Saxon (S1), medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 24 September 2010.

January and February 2011. Metal-detecting.
Two Roman and two post-medieval coins, ?Late Saxon brooch fragment and medieval harness mount.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 10 April 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 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

  • DISC BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 55 AD to 150 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 75 AD to 175 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 98 AD to 117 AD?)
  • COIN (Roman - 98 AD to 138 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 100 AD to 200 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP STRAP MOUNT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1300 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1270 AD to 1450 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1400 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1350 AD to 1450 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1350 AD to 1450 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1350 AD to 1450 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1350 AD to 1450 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1400 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SWORD BELT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1700 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Post Medieval - 1550 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1575 AD to 1700 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1600 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1613 AD to 1613 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1660 AD to 1720 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1660 AD to 1720 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1689 AD to 1694 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2010. Drawing of a Late Saxon tongue-shaped strap-end fragment.. Film.

Related records - none

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