Record Details

NHER Number:9199
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:'Druid's beads' (poorly located)


A set of 'druid's beads' were found when an old oak tree was taken down before 1842. The exact nature and location of this discovery are unclear.

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Full description

Before 1842.
Ante 1842 in taking down old oak one of a set of 'Druids Beads'.
See (S1).
British Museum drawing by S. Woodward.
R.R. Clarke (NCM).

Watercolour in Add. Mss.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

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

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Early Saxon. Buckenham (Old).

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