Record Details

NHER Number:21877
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds


A Late Saxon pin found during metal detecting and fragments of medieval and post medieval pottery found during fieldwalking.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 34 97
Map Sheet:TM39NW

Full description

January 1982. Sisland Survey Site 1982.
Medieval to post medieval sherds.
See List in file.
Identified by P.W. Williams (NAU).
P.W. Williams (NAU) 10 February 1985 and 28 October 1985.

1996. Metal detecting find.
?Late Saxon pin head. Cube with corners cut off. Resultant lozenge faces have quatrefoil with blue glass centre and red glass foils. ?Copper alloy annulets in twisted wire borders between foils, all borders made of twisted gild copper alloy wire. Between faces, in triangular fields are twisted wire trefoils/quatrefoils. Below head is collar and stub of very narrow shank. Interior appears hollow.
Identified by H. Geake (NCM) 1997.
W. Milligan (NCM) 18 November 1996.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to 19th Century - 851 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • PIN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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

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