Record Details

NHER Number:16273
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman pewter plate


A Roman pewter plate with incised chevron decoration on the rim found in the 1950s or 1960s. The plate may be associated with one of the Roman pewter hoards found in the area, see NHER 5587 and NHER 5588.

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Full description

1950s or 1960s? Probably from one of Roman sites along the Little Ouse, possibly from Leylands Farm (NHER 5587), certainly from Hockwold area. Circumstances of discovery unknown.
Bent and broken pewter plate with chevron incised on rim.
It is possible that this piece belongs with one of the Hockwold pewter hoards (NHER 5587 Contexts 5 and 6) or NHER 5588.
Seen by A. Gregory (NAU) 27 June 1980.
A. Gregory (NAU) 30 June 1980.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HOARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PLATE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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