Record Details

NHER Number:41919
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds scatter

Summary

A prehistoric flint knife, three Roman coins, Roman and medieval fragments of pottery, post medieval fragments of glass and Early Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval metal objects were found here by metal detecting. Highlights include an Early Saxon strap end decorated with a diagonal cross and a Late Saxon strap end with random annulet decoration.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 86 41
Map Sheet:TF84SE
Parish:BURNHAM THORPE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

2002 to 2003. Metal detecting.
Prehistoric flint knife.
Three Roman coins.
Roman and medieval sherds.
Post medeival glass.
Early Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 July 2005.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to Early Saxon - 1000000 BC to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to 19th Century - 851 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • KNIFE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STRAP END (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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

Related records - none

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