Record Details

NHER Number:2571
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman metalwork objects and ornaments


The British Museum holds several miscellaneous Roman objects from Southery. These include nails, pieces of wood, bronze rings, part of steelyards, boar tusk ornaments, glass fragments and leather.

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Full description

Miscellaneous Roman objects: nails, pieces of wood and bronze rings; weights, part of steelyard etc.
Held by British Museum.
A. W. Franks.

Kimmeridge shale spindle whorl.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Also parts of ammonites, boars tusk ornaments, glass leather.
E. Rose (NLA).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • NAIL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • RING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • STEELYARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • WORKED OBJECT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Southery.

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