Record Details

NHER Number:33130
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon harness fitting

Summary

A Late Saxon harness fitting in the form of an animal head, found by metal detecting.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 35 19
Map Sheet:TG31NE
Parish:BARTON TURF, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

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.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HARNESS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

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