Record Details

NHER Number:40640
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval pot and post medieval token from the garden of Senton, King Street

Summary

A piece of medieval pot and a post medieval trader's farthing token made by Francis Watts in 1657 were found

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 08784 90373
Map Sheet:TM09SE
Parish:NEW BUCKENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

2000.
Trader's farthing token, Francis Watts 1657.
See (S1).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 2000.

Before 15 June 2001. At depth of about 60cm (2 feet).
Jar rim and quite fresh body sherd (with external sooting) medieval unglazed. Probably later 12th/13th century. The body sherd perhaps wheel thrown.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 15 June 2001.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 17th Century - 1066 AD to 1657 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (17th Century - 1657 AD to 1657 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Monograph: Williamson, G.. 1891. Trade tokens issued in the seventeenth century.. No 109.

Related records

9200Part of: New Buckenham, a medieval planned town (Monument)
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