Record Details

NHER Number:36591
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds scatter

Summary

A Late Bronze Age axehead, a Roman brooch, and part of a Roman figurine, Roman coins, part of an Early Saxon buckle, a Middle or Late Saxon disc brooch decorated with the head of a saint, a Late Saxon bridle cheek piece, and medieval and post medieval metalwork including part of a medieval horse harness and a post medieval coin wieght, and pottery dating from the Iron Age to the post medieval period, found by metal detecting.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0 1
Map Sheet:TG01NW
Parish:ELSING, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

October 2001. Metal detecting.
Undatable copper alloy large lump of casting cake, curving V sectioned, relatively smooth long sides one of which is vesicular, short side broken with striations, originally part large ?circular or oval shaped lump.
74 x 54 x 20mm thick. Weight 250g, 8.87oz.
Identified by S. J. Ashley (NLA)
A. Rogerson (NLA), 14 December 2001.

December 2001/January 2002. Metal detecting.
Medieval jetton.
Post medieval token.
Medieval buckle.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 18 February 2002.

2002. Metal detecting.
Part of Late Bronze Age socketed axe head (S1 and S2).
See Portable Antiquities Scheme form in file the 'Stream' referred to in this document is probably a field edge ditch.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 12 October 2003.

January 2002. Club rally. NGR amended from original.
Roman coin.
2 medieval coins.
Medieval/Post medieval metal finds.
Iron Age, Roman, Middle Saxon, Late Saxon and medieval sherds.
See lists and plan in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 19 March 2002.

January 2002. Metal detecting.
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon saint brooch.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 16 April 2002.

January-February 2002. Metal-detecting.
1 Incomplete Late Bronze Age socketed axe head.
2 Roman coins.
1 Medieval coin.
1 Post medieval jetton.
Axe head identified by K. Hines (NLA) and coins by A. Rogerson {NLA). See lists and drawing in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 February 2002.
updated by J.Page (HES) 4 February 2014.

February-March 2002. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman coin (sestertius of Hadrian).
1 ?Roman ?pendant.
3 medieval coins, 1 buckle (gilt), 1 buckle and 1 buckle frame.
1 post-medieval coin and 1 jetton.
Coins Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA) and A.Popescue (NLA) and other objects Identified by S. Ashley (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 15 April 2002.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

March-April 2002. Metal-detecting.
1 late Saxon/Medieval pottery sherd (thetford ware).
2 medieval coins, 2 Jettons, 1 buckle frame and 1 bar mount.
1 medieval/post-medieval pottery sherd and 1 folding strap-clasp.
1 post-medieval coin, 1 jetton, 1 token, 3 buckle frames and 1 elaborate spur.
1 post-medieval/modern furniture fitting and 1 unidentified object.
Coins and pottery Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA), other objects by S. Ashley (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 10 May 2002.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 5 February 2014.

May/June 2002. Metal-detecting.
Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 7 July 2002.

June-July 2002. Metal-detecting.
1 ?Bronze Age casting jet.
2 Roman coins (on 2 lists).
1 medieval lead ampulla fragment and 2 buckle frames.
1 ?Medieval belt loop.
1 post-medieval book clasp.
Objects Identified by S. Ashley (NLA) and coins by A. Popescu (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 28 August 2002.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

July-August 2002. Metal-detecting.
2 Roman coins.
1 Early Saxon buckle fragment.
1 medieval buckle plate (gilt) and 1 buckle frame,
4 post-medieval jettons, 2 belt mounts (1 hooked), 2 buckle frames and 1 silver spoon.
Objects Identified by S. Ashley (NLA) and coins by A. Marsden (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 14 September 2002.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

August-September 2002. Metal-detecting.
1 Late Bronze Age socketed axehead.
5 Roman coins.
1 medieval horse harness pendant.
1 post-medieval hooked tag.
Objects Identified by S. Ashley (NLA) and coins by A. Marsden (NLA). See lists and drawing in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 30 October 2002.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

October 2002. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman coin, 1 lead ?patrix/?model for brooch production and 1 Brooch (Hod Hill).
4 medieval coins and 1 ?pommel cap.
4 post-medieval coins, 1 jetton, 1 tinned buckle frame and 1 thimble.
1 undated lead ?weight.
Objects Identified by S. Ashley (NLA) and D. Mackreth (independent expert) and coins by A. Marsden (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 25 November 2002.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

October-November 2002. Metal-detecting.
13 Roman coins and 1 figurine fragment.
1 medieval lead pot mend and 1 horse harness pendant (gilt).
1 medieval/post-medieval cauldron foot and 1 thimble.
1 post-medieval hooked tag.
1 undatable lead weight and 1 ring.
Objects Identified by S. Ashley (NLA) and coins by A. Marsden (NLA). See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 16 December 2002.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

November/December 2002. Metal-detecting.
1 Upper Prehistoric flint flake.
10 Roman coins.
1 medieval coin and 1 vessel repair paper-clip rivet.
1 post-medieval token.
1 ?post-medieval lead weight (?1/2oz).
1 undatable lead weight and 2 lead metalworking scrap fragments.
Objects Identified by S. Ashley (NLA), coins by A. Marsden (NLA) and flints by P. Robinson (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 15 January 2003.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

December 2002/January 2003. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman, 2 medieval and 3 post medieval coins.
2 post medieval jettons.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 February 2003.

January-February 2003. Metal-detecting.
1 medieval 1 strap loop, 1 strap clasp, 1 casket mount fragment. 1 buckle frame.
1 medeival/post-medieval buckle frame.
2 post-medieval buttons, 1 spur fragment, 1 lead bale seal (Russian) and 1 lead decorative strip (gilt, from unidentifed object).
Identified by S. Ashley (NLA). See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 14 march 2003.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

February-March 2003. Metal-detecting.
3 Roman pottery sherds (Greyware).
1 medieval pottery sherd (unglazed) and 1 buckle plate (gilt).
1 post-medieval coin, 2 pottery sherds (1 ?reduced with lead glaze, 1 base salt-glazed stoneware), 1 book clasp and 1 thimble.
Pottery Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA) other objects by S. Ashley (NLA) and coins by A. Marsden (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 11 April 2003.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

April-May 2003. Metal-detecting.
1 medieval horse harness pendant.
1 post-medieval coin and 2 jettons.
Object Identified by S. Ashley (NLA) and voins by A. Marsden (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 June 2003.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 17 March 2014.

October 2005 - October 2006. Metal detecting.
Roman coin.
See list in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 19 June 2007.

October 2005 - October 2006. Metal detecting.
Edward III groat, 1354-1355.
See list in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 20 June 2007.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 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

  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Unknown date)
  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Unknown date)
  • RING (Unknown date)
  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • CASTING WASTE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • CASTING WASTE (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FIGURINE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • MOULD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PENDANT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BRIDLE BIT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUNG (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPUR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SWORD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPOON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
---Photograph: 2002. KTF 10-12, Middle/Late Saxon copper alloy gilt composite disc brooch..
---Photograph: 2002. KTK 1-6, Romano British cut coin..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Slide: Various. Slide.
<S1>Illustration: Unknown. 2002. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age socketed axe head.. Film. 1:1.
<S2>Illustration: Hinds K.. 2002. Sketch of a Late Bronze Age socketed axe head.. Paper. 1:1.

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