Record Details

NHER Number:28969
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Middle Saxon sceatta


Metal detecting recovered a Middle Saxon sceatta and a Late Saxon silver ingot.

Images - none


Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TG01SW

Full description

1991. Metal detecting.
Sceatta profile bust/bird and cross. Die axis 0 degrees. Weight 0.983g.
See (S1). (S2).
S. Margeson (NCM), 10 January 1991.

January 2006. Metal detecting.
Late Saxon silver ingot.
See description in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 3 February 2006.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • INGOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Publication: North, J. J. 1963. English Hammered Coins. No 126.
<S2>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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