|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Medieval seal with Roman setting|
A medieval inscribed seal set with a decorated Roman gem was found in the mid 19th century. The exact location and nature of its discovery are unknown.
Images - none
|Parish:||NORTH WALSHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Found before 1852. 'From neighbourhood of North Walsham'.
Medieval seal, bearing the words LECTA TEGE, set with nicolo of late 1st century AD date depicting satyr.
E. Rose (NAU), 4 June 1987.
- FINDSPOT (Roman to Medieval - 43 AD to 1539 AD)
- GEMSTONE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Publication: Rye, W. 1909. Catalogue of Antiquities Found Principally in East Anglia. p 95; No 892. |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Article in Serial: Henig, M. and Heslop, T. A. 1986. Three Thirteenth-Century Seal Matrices with Intaglio Stones in the Castle Museum, Norwich. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXXIX Pt III pp 305-309. pp 305-307. |
|---||Article in Serial: Henig, M.. 1978. Corpus of Roman Engraved gemstones from British Sites.. British Archaeological Reports. Vol 8, p 285 no.M12. |
|---||Publication: Roach Smith, C. 1857. Collectanae Antiqua. Etchings and Notices of Ancient Remains, Illustrative of the Habits, Customs, and History of Past Ages. Vol IV. p 78; Pl XX No 3. |
|---||Article in Serial: 1852. Appendix. Extracts from the Proceedings of the Committee. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol III pp 415-427. p 422. |
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