Record Details

NHER Number:37715
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon coin pendant

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a late 6th century Merovingian tremissus coin with a vertically ribbed gold suspension loop from somewhere in Walsingham. The exact location and nature of its discovery are unclear.

Images - none

Location

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Parish:WALSINGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1990s. Metal detecting.
Finder unknown, findspot somewhere in 'Walsingham'.
Late 6th century Merovingian tremissus with vertically ribbed gold suspension loop.
Purchased by [1].
Further details to follow from Fitzwilliam Museum.
See (S1).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 January 2003.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • PENDANT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: 2002. KTN 30-33, Early Saxon gold pendant..
<S1>Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.

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