Record Details

NHER Number:33613
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting from 1998-2009 recovered a range of objects dating from the Roman to the post-medieval period. These include medieval brooches, medieval buckles, part of a medieval case for weights, a possible post-medieval silver binding ring, a post-medieval spoon. The medieval brooches include an unusual annular brooch. Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins were found. Medieval and post-medieval tokens and jettons were also recorded. Metal-detecting in 2011 recovered a medieval buckle and lead weight.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 71 10
Map Sheet:TF71SW
Parish:MARHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Before May 1998. Metal-detecting. [1].
Large scatter including NHER 19539, 24097, 24113, 29903.
One Roman coin.
Medieval and post-medieval coins and tokens.
Two medieval brooches.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 May 1998.

April 1998. Metal-detecting. [2].
Southwest part of site.
One medieval jetton. See list in file.
?Binding ring, of silver wire, probably post-medieval. See (S1).
Medieval lead alloy, double-looped buckle frame, oval loops, pin constriction between pair of mouldings. From shoe or patten. Late medieval bronze oval buckle frame with offset bar and straight outer edge. Double moulding at pin rest. Fragment of thin sheet plate survives on bar, with central pin slot. 16th century/early 17th century bronze spoon with part of flattened hexagonal stem remaining (fresh break). Short reinforcing stem under bowl at junction with stem. On inside of bowl close to stem a touchmark IW in pelleted circle.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 May 1998.

September 1998. Metal-detecting.
Medieval and post-medieval metal finds.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 30 October 1998.

February 1999. Metal-detecting. [3].
Roman coin.
Medieval coin and post-medieval token.
Medieval and post-medieval metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 2 April 1999.

January 2001. Metal-detecting.
Medieval and post-medieval metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 4 March 2001.

February 2001. Metal-detecting.
Medieval jetton, token and metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 30 March 2001.

May 2001. Metal-detecting.
Part of medieval case for weights.
Unusual medieval annular brooch.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 June 2001.

September 2001. Metal-detecting.
Roman, medieval and undatable metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 December 2001.

October 2001. Metal-detecting.
Post-medieval coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 December 2001.

October-November 2002. Metal-detecting.
Four medieval coins.
Medieval strap-end.
Medieval or post-medieval book clasp.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 December 2002.

April-May 2007. Metal-detecting.
5 medieval coins and 2 post-medieval jettons, medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 June 2007.

May-June 2008. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman and 1 medieval coin; Romano-British, Early Saxon, medieval and undatable metal objects; a post-medieval jetton.
See lists in files.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 11 July 2008.

September-October 2008. Metal-detecting.
1 medieval coin and 1 post-medieval jetton; medieval belt mount; post-medieval purse bar; incomplete buckle and bar mount from a belt also recovered.
See list in file.

September-October 2009. Metal-detecting.
1 medieval coin, medieval/post-medieval coin weight and post-medieval token, Romano-British furniture fitting and medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 4 November 2009.

March-April 2011. Metal-detecting.
Medieval buckle and weight.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 6 May 2011.

October-November 2013. Metal-detecting. [4].
1 Roman coin.
Medieval/post-medieval weight.
1 post-medieval token.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 7 January 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • RING (Unknown date)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Unknown date)
  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 350 AD to 351 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUTTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TEXTILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (13th Century to 15th Century - 1300 AD to 1499 AD)
  • WEIGHT (14th Century to 17th Century - 1400 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (15th Century to 17th Century - 1500 AD to 1699 AD)
  • PURSE (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1599 AD)
  • BELL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (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)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPOON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (17th Century - 1660 AD to 1660 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

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19539Part of: Medieval coin from northeast of Cottage Farm, Marham Fen (Find Spot)
29903Part of: Multi-period finds (Find Spot)
24097Part of: Multi-period finds from north of Cottage Farm, Fenland Survey and Marham to Stow Bridge Pipeline (Find Spot)
24113Part of: Multi-period finds from second field northwest of Cottage Farm (Find Spot)

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