Record Details

NHER Number:41989
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds scatter

Summary

In 2005 a metal detectorist found Roman, Saxon, medieval and post medieval objects. They include Roman coins and brooches, Late Saxon pottery, a Late Saxon stirrup strap mount and post medieval coins.

Images

  • Part of a Late Saxon stirrup strap mount from Morston  © Norfolk Museums & Archaeology Service

Location

Grid Reference:TG 01 43
Map Sheet:TG04SW
Parish:MORSTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 15 July 2004. Metal detecting.
Three Roman and two post medieval coins.
Late Saxon sherd.
Roman, Late Saxon (S1), medieval (S2) and post medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 2 September 2005.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Post Medieval - 43 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CANDLE SNUFFER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2005. Drawing of a Late Saxon stirrup mount.. Film. 2:1.
<S2>Illustration: Gibbons, J. 2005. Drawing of a medieval probable furniture fitting.. Film. 1:1.

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