Record Details

NHER Number:31859
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds scatter

Summary

A Bronze Age spearhead, a Roman coin, medieval brooches, buckles and other metalwork, post medieval metalwork, including a ring with the inscription 'of virtue made', and medieval and post medieval coins and tokens, found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 10 31
Map Sheet:TG13SW
Parish:CORPUSTY, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

February/March 1996.
Roman coin.
See list in file.
Tip of Late Bronze Age spearhead (S1), slight longitudinal grooves.
Tiny medieval belt mount (14.5 x 7mm) with rounded ends. Off-centre integral rivet, probably once two.
Finger ring, post medieval, plan D section. Inscription inside reads 'of virtue Made'.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 May 1996.

March/April 1996. Metal detecting finds.
Medieval brooch, buckles, belt fitting, pin.
Post medieval buckles, hinge.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 10 May 1996.

July/August 1996. Metal detecting finds.
Medieval and post medieval coins.
Medieval book clasp.
Post medieval hooked tags.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 September 1996.

August/September 1996. Metal detecting finds.
Medieval/Post medieval metal finds and coins.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 30 September 1996.

September/October 1996. Metal detecting finds.
Medieval coins, post medieval jetton.
Medieval and post medieval metal fittings.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 12 November 1996.

November/December 1997. Metal detecting finds.
2 medieval jettons.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 12 January 1998.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • SPINDLE WHORL (Undated)
  • SPEAR (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BELL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DOOR FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Dawson, P.. 1996. Drawing of the tip of Late Bronze Age spearhead.. Film. 1:1.

Related records - none

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