Record Details

NHER Number:33925
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Middle Saxon to post medieval finds

Summary

Sporadic metal-detecting between 1997 and 2018 recovered Late Saxon to medieval pottery sherds; medieval and post-medieval coins as well as Middle Saxon to post-medieval metal objects. The metal finds include a Middle/Late Saxon ansate brooch, a Late Saxon/medieval strap-end; medieval to post-medieval dress accessories; medieval part of a candlestick, thimble and a horse harness pendant, decorated with three fleurs de lis on a blue background; medieval/post-medieval thimbles, mount, coin weight and a copper alloy vessel rim; and a post-medieval strap fitting and thimble.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 15 20
Map Sheet:TG12SE
Parish:HAVERINGLAND, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1997. Metal detecting. [1]
Medieval horse harness pendant.
Identified by H. Geake (NCM).
Drawing (S1) by S. Ashley (NLA) in file.
K.Sussams (NCM) 20 October 1998.

January-February 1999. Metal detecting. [2]
Medieval coin.
Medieval and post medieval metal finds.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 6 March 1999.

1 June 2013. Metal-detecting.
1 post-medieval coin.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 1 August 2013.

October 2016-April 2017. Metal-detecting. [3].
Middle/Late Saxon copper alloy ansate brooch with pellet and dot decoration.
Late Saxon/medieval Thetford ware pottery sherd.
1 medieval coin, 2 pottery sherds, a buckle and a strap-end.
Medieval/post-medieval copper alloy vessel fragment, a buckle and a thimble.
2 post-medieval coins.
Information from PAS import.
E. McDonald (HES), 2 April 2018.

March-April 2017. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [4]
NHRG042017. - PAS details to follow.
H. Mellor (HES), 13 July 2017.

April 2017. Metal-detecting. [5].
Early Neolithic leaf-shaped flint arrowhead fragment.
Late Saxon/medieval strap-end.
Medieval coin.
Medieval/post-medieval mount and a thimble.
Information from PAS import.
E. McDonald (HES), 4 May 2017. Amended by E. McDonald (HES), 1 January 2019.

Before February 2018. Metal-detecting. [5].
1 medieval coin and a buckle.
Medieval/post-medieval coin weight.
Information from PAS import.
E. McDonald (HES), 2 April 2018.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic - 4000 BC to 3001 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 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

  • ARROWHEAD (Early Neolithic to Late Neolithic - 4000 BC to 3000 BC)
  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon to Late Saxon - 800 AD to 910 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1100 AD)
  • STRAP END (Late Saxon to Medieval - 950 AD to 1100 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CANDLESTICK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1200 AD to 1400 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1247 AD to 1279 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1250 AD to 1400 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1250 AD to 1400 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1300 AD to 1450 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval to 16th Century - 1300 AD to 1550 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to 17th Century - 1300 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval to 17th Century - 1350 AD to 1650 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1352 AD to 1353 AD)
  • MOUNT (Medieval to 16th Century - 1450 AD to 1600 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval to 16th Century - 1450 AD to 1600 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1464 AD to 1470 AD)
  • COIN WEIGHT (Medieval to 17th Century - 1500 AD to 1700 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CANDLESTICK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (16th Century - 1568 AD to 1568 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1625 AD to 1634 AD)
  • COIN (17th Century - 1682 AD to 1682 AD)

Protected Status

  • SHINE

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.
<S1>Illustration: Finds Illustrations.

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