Record Details

NHER Number:28133
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman and Early Saxon brooches


Metal detecting here in 1990 and 2003 recovered a Roman dolphin brooch, an Early Saxon small long brooch, a medieval lead cloth seal and a post medieval copper alloy harness mount.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 67 01
Map Sheet:TF60SE

Full description

1990. Found with metal detector.
Roman dolphin brooch.
Early Saxon small long brooch, 6th century.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
Polaroids taken by NCM.
W. Milligan (NCM) 2 May 1990.

NCM accessions register adds for this number: medieval lead cloth seal detected by [1].
No record received from NCM.
E. Rose (NLA) 23 December 1997.

Before 5 November 2003. Metal detecting.
Late 17th or early 18th century copper alloy harness mount.
See description in file.
E. Darch (NLA) 6 May 2004.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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