Record Details

NHER Number:30077
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman, medieval and post-medieval artefacts

Summary

Metal-detecting in 1993 recovered two medieval jettons. Metal-detecting between 2009 and 2010 recovered 2 Roman coins, medieval thimble and harness pendant, post-medieval coins and metal objects. Metal-detecting in 2011 recovered medieval and post-medieval coins, a post-medieval token, medieval strap distributor/strap-end and post-medieval hooked tag.

Images

  • Medieval strap fitting from NHER 30077  © Norfolk County Council
  • Post-medieval purse bar from HER 30077  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval strap-end from HER 30077  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:TG 29 29
Map Sheet:TG22NE
Parish:NORTH WALSHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

August 1993. Metal-detecting.
Two medieval French jettons. List in file.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM), 30 September 1993.

September-October 2009. Metal-detecting.
Medieval harness pendant.
See description in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 November 2009.

December 2009-January 2010. Metal-detecting.
2 post-medieval coins and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 February 2010.

March-April 2010. Metal-detecting.
2 Roman coins, medieval thimble and post-medieval buckles.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 7 May 2010.

March-April 2011. Metal-detecting. Site extended.
1 medieval and 1 post-medieval coin, medieval strap distributor (S1), post-medieval token and hooked tag.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 13 May 2011.

An unidentified object found in January 2010 has been identified as a fragment of purse bar and dated to Circa 1580 - 1620.
See decription in file.
A. Beckham (HES), 3 July 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 138 AD to 161 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STYLUS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2011. Drawing of a medieval strap fitting.. Film. 2:1.

Related records - none

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