Record Details

NHER Number:43112
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal detecting in 2005 recovered a range of objects including a prehistoric flint scraper, a Neolithic polished flint axehead, Roman, medieval and post medieval coins and a Late Saxon disc brooch.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 08 16
Map Sheet:TG01NE
Parish:LYNG, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

November-December 2005. metal-detecting rally.
1 prehistoric ?scraper (coarsely retouched scraper edge, long, narrow, dark brownish flint).
1 Neolithic polished flint axe fragment.
6 Roman coins and 1 tinned brooch (Polden hill-type).
1 Late Saxon nummular disc brooch (S1). [1]
1 medieval coin.
3 medieval/post-medieval metal working scrap fragments.
1 post-medieval coin.
Objects Identified by S. Ashley (NLA), brooch by A. Cattermole (NLA), Coins by A. Marsden (NLA) and flints by P. Robinson (NLA). See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 19 December 2005 and 16 January 2006.
Updated by J. Page (HES), 3 April 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2005. Drawing of a Late Saxon disc brooch.. Film. 2:1.

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