Record Details

NHER Number:28229
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval crucifix

Summary

Fragments of a copper alloy and gilt medieval crucifix, decorated with leaf scrolls and settings for stones and glass, found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

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

Full description

1989. Found with metal detecting.
Three portions, all joining, of medieval gilt copper alloy processional cross. Decorated with leaf scrolls, IHS in circle at centre. Foot of cross with setting for stone or glass, knop below and socket below for shaft.
No. 45 on finder's list in file for NHER 28227.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM)
W. Milligan (NCM) 5 January 1990.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • CRUCIFIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 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.

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