Record Details

NHER Number:29710
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon brooch


Metal detecting recovered parts of two Early Saxon cruciform brooches.

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Grid Reference:TM 21 99
Map Sheet:TM29NW

Full description

January/February 1993. Metal detecting finds.
Bow and part of foot Early Saxon cruciform brooch. Transverse mouldings at base of bow. Broken catch-plate on reverse. 6th century.
Early Saxon cruciform brooch terminal; transverse mouldings above animal head. Protruding eyes and moulded nostrils. Broken catch-plate on reverse. Mid 6th century.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 3 April 1993.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

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