|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Early Saxon brooch|
An Early Saxon brooch found by metal detecting in 1991.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 68 37|
|Parish:||HEACHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1991. Metal detecting behind Almshouses, west of New Road.
Early Saxon copper alloy radiate brooch, foot missing, lug and catchplate on reverse. Integral knobs decorated with ring and dot; ribbed bow and cross hatches (relief) head plate, (S1).
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM) 19 June 1991
- FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
- BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Article in Serial: Ashley, S. and Rogerson, A. 1992. Three Radiate Brooches and a Small-Long Brooch from Norfolk. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLI Pt III pp 361-362. |
|---||Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Ashley, S.. 1991. Drawing of an Early Saxon copper alloy radiate brooch.. Film. 2:1. |
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