Record Details

NHER Number:24173
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Middle Saxon brooch


A Middle Saxon cross brooch with silver rivets found during metal detecting.

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Full description

1985. (Area [2] and to south east, finder gave wrong grid ref at [3]).
Found with metal detecting.
Part of copper alloy equal armed cross brooch decorated with interlace, silver rivets in lobes on cross arms.
Identified by C. Haith (BM), 1985.
S. Margeson (NCM) 31 July 1987.
To NAU November 1987.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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

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