Record Details

NHER Number:20412
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coin and medieval buckle

Summary

A Roman coin and a medieval buckle were recovered from this spot by metal detecting. These finds are part of a larger Roman to Late Saxon settlement and Early Saxon cemetery complex.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 71 23
Map Sheet:TF72SW
Parish:CONGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1983. Metal detecting.
Moulded copper alloy buckle, shell-shaped, 5cm diameter
I.D. NCM (from photo).
See (S1), (S2) and (S3).
Information from [1].
E. M. James (KLM).

9 April 1984 May 1985. Just east of above finds.
AE 3/4 of Constantine II reverse GLORIA EXERCITVS, two soldiers either side, two standards.
See (S4).
E. M. James (KLM), 26 June 1985

This site falls within metal detecting scatter NHER 25765.
E. Rose (NAU), 31 May 1990

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Publication: 1940. LMMC. Pl LXXVIII bottom left.
<S2>Slide: Various. Slide. KLM.
<S3>Illustration: Finds Illustrations.
<S4>Monograph: Seaby. Roman Coin Catalogue.. 1667. 3851.

Related records

25765Part of: Late Iron Age activity, Early Saxon cemetery and Roman to early medieval settlement, plus multi-period finds (Monument)
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