|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Late Saxon harness fitting|
A Late Saxon harness fitting in the form of an animal head, found by metal detecting.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 35 19|
|Parish:||BARTON TURF, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1996. Metal detecting find.
Late Saxon Ringerike checkpiece fragment in form of animal head with 'crest'. Ring and dot eye (unusual). Sort of pointed muzzle, with 'goatee' beard.
Identified S. Margeson (NCM).
H. Geake (NCM) 4 November 1996.
- FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- HARNESS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
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