Record Details

NHER Number:35716
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Middle Saxon silver pin and medieval coin

Summary

Metal detecting in this area between 1999 and recovered a Middle Saxon silver pin head and a medieval coin.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 28 36
Map Sheet:TG23NE
Parish:GIMINGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

November 1999. Metal-detecting.
Middle Saxon silver pinhead. In shape, a cube with the corners cut off. All faces have a grooved border, in laid (possibly only on the major faces) with niello. The far side faces also have a grooved cross inlaid with niello. Double collar above a ciruclar broken off shaft. 8th to 9th century.
K. Hinds (NLA), 3 October 2000.

Before 29 September 2000. Metal-detecting. Extended to whole field.
Found in 'Further Church Close' at [1]:
1 medieval coin.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA), see list in file [2].
P. Watkins (HES), 20 February 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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