Record Details

NHER Number:36651
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman or medieval finger ring

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a finger ring which may be Roman or medieval. The ring had been covered by a white metal - either tin or silver.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 20 98
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:NEWTON FLOTMAN, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Before March 2001. Metal detecting.
Roman finger ring (S2), tinned or silvered.
See description in file.
K. Hinds (NLA), 15 August 2001.

(S1) suspects that the ring may in fact be medieval or late medieval, possibly a posy ring.
See (S1) in file for further details.
A. Cattermole (NLA), 23 January 2009.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1539 AD?)

Associated Finds

  • FINGER RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Medieval - 1066 AD? to 1539 AD?)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Correspondence: 2001. Letter from Mark Hassall. 3 September.
<S2>Illustration: Holness, A.. 2001. Drawing of a Roman or medieval finger ring.. Film. 2:1.

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