Record Details

NHER Number:30260
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval or post medieval hawk rings

Summary

A silver hawk ring inscribed 'of Clement Paston Esq', and a silver hawk ring inscribed 'of Baeingham Hall in Norffolk' from the medieval or post medieval periods, found by metal detecting.

Images

  • Hawking ring with the inscription 'Of Baeingham Hall / In Norfolk' found in Ashill  © Norfolk County Council
  • Hawking ring with the inscription 'Of Clement Paston Esq' found in Ashill  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TF 89 04
Map Sheet:TF80SE
Parish:ASHILL, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

May 1992. Metal detecting find.
Silver hawk ring inscribed 'of Clement Paston Esq', (S2).
Drawn and photographed NLA. See file and (S1).
Formerly recorded incorrectly as from NHER 29028.

December 1993. Metal detecting find.
Silver hawk ring inscribed 'of Baeingham Hall' and 'In Norffolk', (S3).
Drawn and photographed by NLA.
D.Gurney (NLA) 5 January 1994.

March 1994. Metal detecting find.
Venetian soldino. See form in file.
D.Gurney (NLA) 3 June 1994.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VERVEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VERVEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Article in serial: Margeson, S. 1994. Clement Paston's Hawk-Ring. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLII Pt I pp 101-102.
<S2>Illustration: Ashley, S.. 1993. Drawing of a medieval Silver hawk ring inscribed 'of Clement Paston Esq'.. Film. 2:1.
<S3>Illustration: Ashley, S.. 1993. Drawing of a medieval silver hawk ring inscribed 'of Baeingham Hall' and 'In Norffolk'.. Film. 2:1.

Related records - none

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