Record Details

NHER Number:30426
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Metal-detecting between 1993 and 2016 recovered Roman pottery sherds; Roman, medieval and post-medieval coins; a medieval/post-medieval jetton; a post-medieval token and Roman and Middle Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include Roman brooches, a pin and cosmetic mortar; a Middle Saxon pin; a Late Saxon mount; medieval and post-medieval dress accessories; a medieval harness mount, pendant, seal matrix, brooch, spur terminal and bell and a post-medieval ferrule, possible brooch, stud, copper alloy weight, mount, possible casket mount, sword belt hanger plate and bead or pin head.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 32 97
Map Sheet:TM39NW
Parish:MUNDHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1993. Metal-detecting. [1].
Roman brooch.
Medieval buckles, harness mount, pendant and bell.
Post medieval buckles, bead or pin head, button, ferrule and ?brooch.
See list in file.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM) 1993.
2 medieval pennies, 4 post medieval coins and 1 farthing token.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM) 22 April 1993.
See list in file.
Polaroid of all in file.
W. Milligan (NCM) 30 December 1993.

1994. Metal-detecting.
3 medieval pennies.
See list in file.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM) 3 October 1994.
Late Saxon Ringerike style mount.
13th century buckle.
14th century seal matrix.
Medieval 'square' ring brooch.
Medieval trefoil terminal.
Medieval spur terminal.
Medieval arm of locking buckle.
Late medieval belt mount.
16th century sword belt hanger plate.
Post medieval stud.
?Casket mount, probably post medieval.
Post medieval buckle.
Polaroid and details in file.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
W. Milligan (NCM), 22 August 1994.

1996. Metal detecting.
Nine 3rd/4th century coins.
See list in file.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM) 27 January 1997.
W. Milligan (NCM), 12 May 1997.

1996. Metal detecting and field walking finds.
Roman cosmetic mortar (polaroid in file), pin, 4 brooch fragments (polaroid in file), pottery.
See list in file.
W. Milligan (NCM), 18 November 1996.

Before 11 May 1998. Metal-detecting.
5 Roman coins.
1 medieval coin.
1 post-medieval trade token.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM), see lists in file [3].
P. Watkins (HES), 13 February 2019.

Before 1 December 2004. Metal detecting.
Roman, Early Saxon and post medieval objects.
Medieval coin.
See list in file.
E. Darch (NLA), 13 June 2005.

August 2016. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
1 medieval/post-medieval jetton.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 4 November 2016.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 65 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • MOUNT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BELL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PERSONAL ORNAMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (15th Century to 17th Century - 1500 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BEAD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FERRULE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Monograph: Ashley, S. 2002. Medieval Armorial Horse Furniture in Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 101.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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