Record Details

NHER Number:33627
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

A wide range of metal finds dating from the Iron Age to the post medieval period were found by a metal detectorist. These include an unidentified Iron Age object, a 4th century Roman coin, a Roman trumpet brooch, a late Saxon Viking trefoil brooch arm and a late medieval book clasp.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 73 34
Map Sheet:TF73SW
Parish:FRING, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1990 to 1991. Metal detecting. Field Two.
4th century coin.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM), 30 May 1991. See list in file.
Iron Age object.
2nd century Roman brooch.
Late Saxon Viking brooch.
Late Saxon or medieval `plate'.
Medieval book clasp.
Post medieval buckle, binding ring, suspension ring, finger ring, furniture drawer back plate and seal matrix.
See list in file.
W. Milligan (NCM), 31 October 1997.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Map: Finder's Map..
---Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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