Record Details

NHER Number:29898
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval and post medieval finds including a 'monster'

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a medieval coin of Henry I made between 1104 and 1107, two pieces of an early post medieval seal depicting a sword and stars and a possible undated copper alloy spout in the form of a monster with a barbed harpoon in its open jaws.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 07 90
Map Sheet:TM09SE
Parish:OLD BUCKENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

March 1993. Found with metal detector.
Medieval coin. Henry I, 1104 to 1107.
See details in file.
J. Davies (NCM), 25 May 1993.

1994. Metal detecting find.
Early post medieval cloth seal - sword and stars. Border with scrolls and inscription PAERLIAS GOLT (?). Found in two pieces 3m (10 feet) apart.
See (S1).
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM), 11 October 1994.
W. Milligan (NCM), 11 October 1994.

1994. Metal detecting find.
Bronze monster with barbed harpoon in open jaws. Spout?
See (S1).
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM), 11 October 1994.
W. Milligan (NCM), 25 April 1994.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FIGURINE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.

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