Record Details

NHER Number:34383
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period metalwork

Summary

A Roman figurine of Mercury, Roman brooches and mounts, Early Saxon brooches, a Middle Saxon gold and garnet pendant, medieval brooches and a pilgrim badge and post medieval metalwork, found at unknown locations within the parish.

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Location

Parish:DISS, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

November 1998.
Seen at NCM by H. Geake (A&E) via the Valued History Shop (Cambridge).
Apparently found over last 20 years.
Roman objects including figurine of Mercury, brooches and decorative mounts, one in the shape of a man's head.
Early Saxon brooches.
Middle Saxon gold and garnet pendant.
Medieval pilgrim badge of St Barbara, brooch, and post medieval metalwork.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 April 1999.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age to Roman - 800 BC to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HARNESS FITTING (Late Bronze Age to Roman - 800 BC to 409 AD)
  • BOW BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BOX (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FIGURINE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BOW BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • PENDANT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • ANNULAR BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOW BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PILGRIM BADGE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

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