|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Medieval seal matrix|
Metal detecting recovered part of a medieval seal matrix. Part of the inscription is still legible and may read 'Seal of Mar)ia of Biv..'.
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|Grid Reference:||TM 21 98|
|Parish:||NEWTON FLOTMAN, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
February/ March 1998. Metal detecting.
Fragment of a large lead seal matrix. Around a fleur-de-lis is a well-cut legend: the surviving portion reads '...IEDEBIV…'. (Seal of Mar)ia of Biv.. [or other female name].
Identified by H.M. Geake (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 17 July 1999.
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
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