Record Details

NHER Number:31580
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Middle to Late Saxon strap fitting


Metal detecting recovered a Middle to Late Saxon silver rectangular belt slide.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 87 16
Map Sheet:TF81NE

Full description

16 October 1995. Metal detecting find. [1].
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon silver rectangular belt slide, outer side consisting of three conjoined circles, each with incised cross with circle, one filled with niello.
See (S1) and (S2).
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 30 October 1995.

Metal-detecting. [2].
Site extended to the whole field. Previous extent mapped at [3].
GCENF146957 - PAS details to follow.
See distribution maps (S3).
E. McDonald (HES), 30 March 2020.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)

Associated Finds

  • STRAP FITTING (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 651 AD to 1065 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: 1995. LCJ 25-26, Middle/Late Saxon silver rectangular belt slide..
<S1>Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
<S2>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
<S3>Unpublished Document: Crace, G.. 2019. Find Heatmaps by Period for the North and South of the River Nar Metal-detecting Project. Finder's map.

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