Record Details

NHER Number:44097
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting prior to and during 2006 recovered a Late Saxon stirrup-strap mount as well as medieval, post-medieval and undatable metalwork. Metal-detecting in 2010 recovered medieval coins as well as Early Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.

Images

  • A medieval buckle from Ringstead.  © Norfolk Museums & Archaeology Service

Location

Grid Reference:TF 72 41
Map Sheet:TF74SW
Parish:RINGSTEAD, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

September 2004. Metal detecting.
Medieval gold finger ring.
Information from PAS import.
A. Cattermole (HES), 7 September 2011.

Before November 2005. Metal-detecting. [1].
Late Saxon stirrup-strap mount.
See description in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 8 March 2006.

Before 17 March 2006. Metal-detecting. Site extended to whole field.
Medieval, post-medieval and undatable metal objects.
See lists in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 28 September 2006.

November/December 2006. South west part of field.
Remarkable Romanesque buckle (S1).
See description and drawing in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 6 January 2007.

March 2010. Metal-detecting.
Two medieval coins, Early Saxon, Late Saxon, medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 23 April 2010.

Before 4 June 2010. Metal-detecting.
Three medieval coins, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 5 July 2010.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 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

  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • SLEEVE CLASP (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • STIRRUP STRAP MOUNT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT MEND (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • RING (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STUD (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINGER RING (12th Century to 13th Century - 1200 AD to 1300 AD)
  • COIN (13th Century - 1248 AD to 1250 AD)
  • COIN (15th Century to 16th Century - 1485 AD to 1509 AD)
  • BELL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HINGE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TAP (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Article in Monograph: Ashley, S. 2016. Anglo-Norman elite objects from castle and countryside. Castles and the Anglo-Norman World. Proceedings of a Conference held at Norwich Castle in 2012. Davies, J. et al (eds). pp 281-298. Fig 18.7 No 37.
<S1>Illustration: Gibbons, J.. 2007. Drawing of a medieval buckle frame.. Film. 2:1.

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