|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Late 6th or 7th century pierced coin|
Metal detecting recovered a gold plated imitation of a Merovingian solidus coin from the mint of Marseilles, probably from very late 6th or 7th century, which has been pierced for suspension, and subsequently broken.
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|Parish:||OLD BUCKENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
2004. Metal detecting. .
Gold plated imitation of Merovingian solidus from mint of Marseilles, probably from very late 6th or 7th century, which has been pierced for suspension, and subsequently broken. Reported in Surrey as Treasure Case 2004 T129.
See (S1) and PAS record.
M. Dennis (NLA), 16 May 2006.
- FINDSPOT (Saxon - 410 AD to 1065 AD)
- FINDSPOT (Early Saxon to Middle Saxon - 580 AD to 700 AD)
- COIN (Early Saxon to Middle Saxon - 636 AD to 659 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
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|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Unpublished Document: Williams, G.. 2005. Report on potential Treasure from Old Buckenham, Norfolk (2004, T129). 5 July. |
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