Record Details

NHER Number:22978
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds


Metal detecting and fieldwalking between 1986 and 2003 recovered a piece of Roman pottery, a possibly Late Saxon finger ring, a medieval coin of William I and medieval pottery fragments. Also found was an undated copper alloy balance pan from a pair of scales.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 98 89
Map Sheet:TL98NE

Full description

September 1986. Metal detecting. East of Larling church.
Context 3.
Bronze balance pan from pair of scales (Date?).
Polaroid (S1) NCM.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
W. Milligan (NCM), 4 September 1986.

22 May 1987. Fieldwalking on edge of wood.
Context 1 along north edge of field/south edge wood centred on findspot of context 3.
Fifteen medieval unglazed sherds including one pimply.
Early medieval and one glazed Grimston.
Context 2 east side of churchyard just west of context 3.
Isolated sherds; one Roman greyware and one medieval unglazed.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU).
E. Rose (NAU), 4 June 1987.

Before 19 November 2002. Metal detecting.
Coin of William I.
?Late Saxon, medieval and medieval/post medieval metal objects.
See list, Early Medieval Corpus sheet for coin and finder's map (S2) in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 23 January 2003.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to 19th Century - 851 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BALANCE (Undated)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINGER RING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPUR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
<S2>Map: Finder's Map..

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