Record Details

NHER Number:28126
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a large number of Iron Age, Roman, Saxon, and post medieval finds. These include Iron Age and Roman brooches, a Roman terret ring and a probable Early Saxon small-long brooch fragment. Iron Age and Roman coins were also found. These finds and those from nearby sites suggests this was an area of intense activity during the Late Iron Age and Roman periods.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF90NW
Parish:HOLME HALE, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

March 1991. Found with metal detector.
Iron Age coin, Roman brooch and coins.
Details in file.
D. Gurney (NLA), 17 April 1991.

November 1991. Metal detecting finds.
Seventeen Roman coins.
Seventeen Late Iron Age and Roman brooches.
Roman ?terret ring.
Roman anthropomorphic handle.
Roman cosmetic mortar.
Early Saxon brooch.
See file for details and coin form
D. Gurney (NLA), 26 November 1991

October 1992. Detector find.
Roman coin. See form in file.
D. Gurney (NLA), 22 October 1992

1994. Metal detector finds.
?Iron Age 'washer'.
Roman coin.
Roman penannular brooch.
Early post medieval fitting.
See list and form in file.
D. Gurney (NLA), 13 December 1994.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age to Post Medieval - 800 BC to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • RING (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FIGURINE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • KNIFE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • MORTAR (VESSEL) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • RAZOR (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • SPOON (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TOILET ARTICLE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
---Photograph: FTS 1-13.

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