Record Details

NHER Number:21648
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon box mount


A Late Saxon open-work box mount found during metal detecting.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 45 19
Map Sheet:TG41NE

Full description

1985. Metal detecting. [1].
Box-mount decorated with worn openwork, possibly foliage motif and lobed terminal (Winchester style) Length 47mm.
Slide NCM.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM) 2 August 1985.

February-March 2017. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
NHRG032017 - PAS details to follow.
A. Beckham (HES), 26 May 2017.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BOX (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Slide: Various. Slide.

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