Record Details

NHER Number:34896
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 1998 and 2012 recovered Roman to post-medieval pottery sherds; Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins; a post-medieval jetton and Early Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include Early Saxon brooches; a medieval purse bar and incomplete padlock and a post-medieval musket ball and hooked tag.

Images

  • Medieval padlock from NHER 34896  © Norfolk County Council
  • Post-medieval musket ball from NHER 34896  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TF 68 06
Map Sheet:TF60NE
Parish:FINCHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1998. Metal detecting.
Early Saxon brooches.
Medieval strap end, seal matrix and box mount.
Post medieval purse bar and key.
See list in file.
Identified by H. M. Geake (A&E) 1998.
K. Sussams (NCM) 13 May 1999.

1999. Metal detecting.
3 Roman and 1 medieval coin.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 17 October 2000.

October 1999 to February 2000. Metal detecting.
Late Medieval/Early Post medieval incomplete purse bar.
See further description in file.
K. Hinds (NLA) 1 August 2000.

Before March 2011. Metal-detecting.
A medieval coin and an incomplete padlock, a post-medieval coin, jetton and musket balls.
See descriptions in file.
E. Darch (HES), 26 October 2011.

March-April 2012. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field.
Roman coin and post-medieval hooked tag.
See description in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 15 May 2012.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 177 AD to 192 AD)
  • BOW BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1282 AD to 1289 AD)
  • PADLOCK (13th Century to 18th Century - 1300 AD to 1711 AD)
  • MUSKET BALL (15th Century to 18th Century - 1500 AD to 1711 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (16th Century - 1560 AD to 1561 AD)
  • JETTON (16th Century to 17th Century - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

Related records - none

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