Record Details

NHER Number:29706
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Unprovenanced Middle Saxon coin (Fincham, poorly located)

Summary

A Middle Saxon coin, dating to the reign of King Eadwold, found in 1992.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Parish:FINCHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

'At Fincham, Norfolk, 1992'.
Penny of Eadwald. See (S1).
See description in file.
At Inquest in May 1993 coin was said to have been 'dug up next to the Old Crown' which is site NHER 21196.
Coin returned to finder.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 2 April 1993.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Newspaper Article: Lynn News. 1993. Finders keepers coins find for lucky brothers. 18 May.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Publication: 1993. Sotheby's Sale Catalogue; 19 April 1993.

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