Record Details

NHER Number:35714
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Iron Age silver coin and purse fragment


Metal detecting between 1999 and 2019 recovered an Iron Age silver coin, a medieval buckle, and a medieval/post-medieval purse fragment.

Images - none


Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TF60NE

Full description

Mid 1999. Metal-detecting. [1].
Iron Age very worn silver unit. Obverse: illegible. Reverse: Horse to right; pellet beneath tail. Possibly Iceni - ECEN symbol type. (If not Iceni, probably Corieltauvi.) 1.36g weight.
Polaroid (S1) taken.
Identified by J. A. Davies (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NLA) 17 October 2000.

May 2019. Metal-detecting. Site extended to the whole field. [2].
Medieval/post-medieval purse fragment.
Information from PAS import.
A. Beckham (HES), 10 May 2019. Amended by E. McDonald (HES), 1 June 2019.

October-November 2019. Metal-detecting. [3].
Medieval buckle.
Information from PAS import.
E. McDonald (HES), 10 January 2020.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1230 AD to 1400 AD)
  • PURSE (Medieval to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1550 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

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