Record Details

NHER Number:35295
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval and post medieval metal finds

Summary

Metal detecting between 1999 and 2005 recovered a range of objects, including medieval coins and a brooch and post medieval coins, a buckle and a thimble.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 06 17
Map Sheet:TG01NE
Parish:LYNG, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1999. Metal detecting.
Seven metal objects. Medieval, late medieval and early post medieval. See list in file.
K. Hinds (NLA), 28 March 2000.

May-June 2000. Metal detecting.
Identified by H. Geake (NCM). Late medieval/early post medieval cast copper alloy loop from a purse bar, a perfectly regular drop shape with straight sides and rounded top, broken where it meets the stem of the swivel (fresh break). There is quite a lot of internal wear at the top. Late 15th or early 16th century.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 16 September 2000.

January 2001. Metal detecting.
Early post medieval copper alloy thimble with spiral of oval punched dots and engraved line around base.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 21 February 2001.

August/September 2004. Metal detecting.
One post medieval coin.
One post medieval buckle.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 19 October 2004.

August/September 2005. Metal detecting.
Three medieval coins.
Medieval brooch.
Post medieval buckle.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 19 October 2005.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • ANNULAR BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PURSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

Related records - none

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