Record Details

NHER Number:25737
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman, Early Saxon and medieval finds

Summary

Sporadic metal-detecting between 1989 and 2014 recovered Roman and medieval coins as well as a Roman brooch and an Early Saxon brooch and an openwork mount from a composite buckle plate.

Images

  • Medieval buckle from NHER 25737  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TF 67 06
Map Sheet:TF60NE
Parish:FINCHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK
STRADSETT, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1989. Found with metal detecting. [1].
Early Saxon cruciform head plate of small long brooch (2 projecting lobes, one broken off). Simple lug with iron traces on
it. No decoration.
Finder's number 121.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM)
W. Milligan (NCM) 5 January 1990.

August-September 2012. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
Two Roman coins.
Four medieval coins and an openwork mount from a composite buckle plate.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 2 November 2012.

October-November 2013. Metal-detecting. [3].
1 Roman brooch.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 7 January 2014.

September-October 2014. Metal-detecting. [4].
4 medieval coins.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 December 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 65 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 138 AD to 192 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 268 AD to 270 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BUCKLE (12th Century to 13th Century - 1175 AD to 1300 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1251 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1280 AD to 1281 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1282 AD to 1289 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1300 AD to 1300 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century to 14th Century - 1300 AD to 1314 AD)
  • COIN (14th Century - 1307 AD to 1309 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

Related records - none

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