Record Details

NHER Number:745
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon buckle pin


Metal detecting in 1985 recovered an Early Saxon copper alloy buckle pin.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 20 10
Map Sheet:TG21SW

Full description

October 1985. Metal detecting.
Cast copper alloy decorated buckle pin 'fiddle shaped' base; iron fixing missing (from triangular buckle), Early Saxon.
Decorated with punched dots in cross.
Polaroid (S1) NCM.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
W. Milligan (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

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

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NCM Staff. 1973-1989. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card - Norwich.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

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