Record Details

NHER Number:33247
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Undated, and Late Prehistoric to post-medieval finds

Summary

Fieldwalking in 2006 recovered prehistoric worked flints, Middle Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery and a fragment of medieval roof tile. Metal detecting between 1997 and 2018 recovered Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins, medieval to post-medieval jettons and tokens; and undated, Bronze Age and Roman to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include an undated unidentified object; a Bronze Age spear and awl; Roman brooches, a furniture fitting and a votive model; an Early Saxon buckle; Middle Saxon strap fitting; Middle/Late Saxon strap-end; Late Saxon bell, stirrup, strap-end, and strap fitting; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; medieval ferrules, seal matrices; an ampulla, balance, brooch, dagger, furniture fitting, harness, key, leash swinvel, mirro fragment, pendant, ring, spur, scabbard fragment, spindle whorl, stylus, and weight; medieval/post-medieval cauldron fragments, weights, book fittings, a purse fitting and a thimble; and post-medieval seal matrices, coin weights, a brooch, crotal bell, harness fitting, furniture fitting, knife fragment, scissors, spur fragment, strainer fragment, vessel fragment and a spoon.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TG04SW
Parish:BLAKENEY, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1997. Area searched by group of American metal detectorists on holiday organised by [1].
Four Roman coins.
Medieval and post medieval coins and metalwork, including seal matrices, a lead ampulla, and a 17th century silver ring.
See list and coin forms in file.
D. Gurney (NLA) 8 October 1997.

August 1998. Metal detecting finds.
Scatter of medieval and post medieval coins and metalwork, including coin weights.
Includes Edward III gold half noble, and complete medieval mirror case from the 13th or 14th century.
See list in file.
D. Gurney (NLA) 28 August 1998.

February 1999. Metal detecting.
See Field Record in file.
NCM identifications to follow.
D. Gurney (NLA) 5 March 1999.

February 1999. Metal detecting. [2].
2 Roman, 19 medieval and 8 post medieval coins.
Bronze Age ?blade fragment (S3), Roman brooch, medieval and post medieval metal finds, including buckles, jettons, seal matrices and mounts.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 15 January 2000.

29 January 2000. Metal detecting. In northern half. [3].
Roman votive axe.
Early Saxon buckle.
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon strap end.
Late Saxon fragment of a copper alloy clapper bell.
Medieval buckles, mounts, strap ends and other metalwork and undated metal finds.
2 Roman, 21 medieval and 30 post medieval coins.
3 medieval and 19 post medieval jettons.
See lists, finder's notes, map and colour photos in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 15 November 2000.

August 2000. Metal detecting rally. Field 28.
3 Roman coins.
4 medieval coins.
3 post medieval coins.
Medieval buckles, strap ends, rings and other metalwork.
Post medieval clasps, buckles, mounts and other metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 17 December 2001.

September 2001. Metal detecting. Discovery Tours Field 22.
Find recorded on PAS database [5]:
Late medieval silver-gilt dress fitting.
Finds not recorded on the PAS database:
6 Roman coins.
40 medieval coins.
25 post medieval coins.
Bronze Agecopper alloy awl.
Roman brooches and furniture fitting.
Late Saxon stirrup terminal and strap end.
Medieval mounts, brooches, buckles, strap ends, and other metalwork.
Post medieval mounts, buckles, rings, and other metalwork.
Undatable metal finds.
See lists and digitised images in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 22 June 2002.

September 2003. Metal detecting. Discovery Tours Field 17.
9 medieval and 5 post medieval coins. 4 post medieval tokens and 4 jettons.
Roman brooch, medieval brooches, strap ends, buckles and other metalwork and post medieval metal objects.
See lists and map in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 19 July 2004.

4 September 2004. Metal detecting. Discovery Tours Field 21.
Twenty Roman, twenty medieval and eight post medieval coins. Coins include 3 Venetian soldini of Doge Leonardo Lauredan (1501-21) accreted together.
Middle/Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 3 February 2006. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 13 May 2020.

February 2006. Metal detecting. Discovery Tours Field 10.
4 medieval coins.
Medieval and post medieval metal objects.
Post medieval jetton.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 15 November 2006.

May 2006. Fieldwalking.
Neolithic, Early Bronze Age and prehistoric worked flints.
Middle Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery sherds.
Fragment of medieval roof tile.
See lists and notes in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 29 November 2006.

August 2006. Metal detecting, Discovery Tours, Field 12.
Medieval, medieval/post medieval and post medieval metal finds.
Early Saxon pot sherd, Late Saxon strap end.
11 medieval and 8 post medieval coins.
See descriptions, (S1) and (S2) in file.
E. Bales (NLA), 11 June 2008.

August 2015. Metal-detecting. Discovery Tours, Field 12.
Finds recorded by HES on the PAS database [4]:
DT082015 - PAS details to follow.
Information from PAS import.
Finds recorded by Discovery Tours, I. Riddler or A. Marsden:
Details to follow.
Also see (S4) for details of low grade material recovered from this field and Discovery Tours fields 10 and 11.
A. Beckham (HES), 30 September 2015.

August 2018. Metal-detecting. [6].
1 post-medieval coin.
Information from PAS import.
E. McDonald (HES), 4th February 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to 19th Century - 4000 BC to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 1501 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Undated)
  • FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • RETOUCHED FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Late Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 3000 BC to 1501 BC)
  • AWL (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • SPEAR (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
  • SPEAR (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VOTIVE MODEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • STRAP END (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BELL (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • AMPULLA (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BALANCE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DAGGER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DRESS COMPONENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DRESS HOOK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FERRULE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FERRULE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • LEASH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MIRROR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • RING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • ROWEL SPUR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SCABBARD (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STYLUS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1180 AD to 1185 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1185 AD to 1189 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1207 AD to 1210 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1275 AD to 1300 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1310 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1305 AD to 1310 AD)
  • DRESS FASTENER (DRESS) (Medieval to 16th Century - 1400 AD? to 1599 AD?)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BROOCH (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CANDLESTICK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN HOARD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS HOOK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KNIFE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SCISSORS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPOON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAINER (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (16th Century to 17th Century - 1550 AD to 1651 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1614 AD to 1625 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1614 AD to 1625 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1625 AD to 1635 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1638 AD to 1642 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Unpublished Document: Department for Culture, Media and Sport and British Museum. 2008. Treasure Annual Report 2005/6. p 215; No 1198.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Map: Finder's Map..
---Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
---Unpublished Document: Department for Culture, Media and Sport. 2002. Treasure Annual Report 2001. p 71; No 124; Fig 124.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>*Digital Archive: Riddler, I.. 2006. Discovery Tours 2006 Finds Identification Database.
<S2>*Digital Archive: Riddler, I.. 2006. Discovery Tours 2006 Digital Finds Image File.
<S3>Illustration: Holness, A.. 1999. Drawing of a Bronze Age bronze blade fragment.. Paper. 1:1.
<S4>Unpublished Document: Discovery Tours. 2015. Discovery Tours Low Grade Material Record Sheet. Fields 10, 11 and 12.

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