Record Details

NHER Number:37277
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period metal finds

Summary

Metal detecting in 2001 and 2002 recovered three Roman, thirteen medieval and thirty eight post medieval coins. Also found were a Roman copper alloy patera handle and unidentified metal fragments of late Bronze Age to post medieval dates.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 13 16
Map Sheet:TG11NW
Parish:ATTLEBRIDGE, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

28 August 2001. Metal detecting.
Discovery Tours Field 19. Containing NHER 24418, 25137 and 34460.
Three Roman, thirteen medieval and thirty eight post medieval coins were recovered as well as a fragment of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axe, a possible Iron Age cast copper alloy ring or bead and a variety of other Roman, Late Saxon, medieval, post medieval and undatable metal finds.
See lists and digitised images in secondary file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 20 June 2002.

August/September 2002. Metal detecting.
A fragment of a Roman copper alloy patera handle was recovered. The item has a trapezoidal terminal. The ?applique plate is broken at short end and other edges are damaged. The handle has laborate symmetrical foliate decoration on a blue enamelled field (edges damaged). It measures 30 by (at least) 45mm.
See photograph (S1).
Identified by S.J. Ashley (NLA).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 10 October 2002.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age to Roman - 1000 BC to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to 19th Century - 851 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • BEAD? (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • RING? (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HAIR PIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • VESSEL (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BRIDLE BIT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BADGE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUTTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • DAGGER (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOOK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • JETTON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STUD (Medieval to 16th Century - 1400 AD to 1599 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval to 16th Century - 1400 AD to 1599 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to 16th Century - 1400 AD to 1599 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CLOTH SEAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • DRESS FASTENER (DRESS) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOOKED TAG (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPUR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STUD (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white. Polaroid No: 482.

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24418Parent of: Medieval metal find (Find Spot)
34460Parent of: Medieval metal find (Find Spot)
25137Parent of: Roman metal find (Find Spot)

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