Record Details

NHER Number:37663
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Bronze Age gold ring

Summary

A Late Bronze Age pennanular ring found by a metal detectorist. The ring is wrapped with strips of gold, creating a striped effect.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TL78NW
Parish:HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

January 2003. Metal detecting.
Late Bronze Age pennanular gold ring.
Potential treasure.
See further description and image in file.
Purchased by Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 2004.23).
K. Hinds (NLA), 10 January 2003. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 5 May 2020.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • PENANNULAR RING (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • RING MONEY (CURRENCY) (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Unpublished Document: Department for Culture, Media and Sport. 2004. Treasure Annual Report 2003. p 18; No 8.
---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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