Record Details

NHER Number:28574
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman and medieval finds scatter

Summary

Metal detecting at this site has recovered a copper alloy Roman crossbow brooch, a medieval copper alloy candle snuffer, a medieval copper alloy harness mount decorated with a winged bird or a dragon and a medieval copper alloy and red enamel buckle and plate.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 33 21
Map Sheet:TG32SW
Parish:ASHMANHAUGH, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

November 1991. Metal detecting.
Roman brooch
Medieval metalwork
See file.
D. Gurney (NLA) 14 November 1991.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Medieval - 43 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CANDLE HOLDER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1996. TG 3321AD - AF.
---Monograph: Ashley, S.. 2002. Medieval Armorial Horse Furniture in Norfolk.. East Anglian Archaeology. Vol 101.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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