Record Details

NHER Number:685
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Bronze Age hoard


A hoard of two Early Bronze Age copper alloy axeheads was found in the back garden of this house in 1977.

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Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TG21SW

Full description

While erecting fence in back garden a hoard of two decorated flat bronze axes with bow hammered flanges; one has a slight bevel.
Contact prints (S1) and plan in NCM.
Identified by A. Lawson (NAU), 1982.
E. B. Green (NCM), May 1982.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAT AXEHEAD (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)
  • HOARD (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NCM Staff. 1973-1989. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card - Norwich.
<S1>Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.

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