Record Details

NHER Number:44069
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi period metal object scatter

Summary

In 2005 metal detectorists found multi-period metal objects. These included Roman brooches, a Roman/Early Saxon strap fitting, a Middle Saxon strap fitting, a Middle/Late Saxon strap end and a medieval coin.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 72 42
Map Sheet:TF74SW
Parish:HOLME NEXT THE SEA, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK
RINGSTEAD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK
THORNHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

25 and 26 September 2004. Metal-detecting.
Rally site, area centred at [1]. No other details of provenance.
One medieval coin.
Roman, Roman/Early Saxon, Middle Saxon and Late Saxon metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 1 March 2006.

Probably from same field as NHER 40974 and 41091 (finds recorded as having been recovered during a rally in this area at the same time)?
P. Watkins (HES), 6 December 2016.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman to Early Saxon - 43 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Roman to Early Saxon - 43 AD to 650 AD)
  • STRAP END (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (12th Century to 13th Century - 1189 AD to 1205 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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

Related records - none

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