Record Details

NHER Number:39888
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi period metal objects and pottery sherds

Summary

Metal detecting in this area during 2003-07 recovered a variety of metal objects and pottery sherds. Finds included a Late Saxon disc brooch with Borre style decoration, two medieval buckle frames, a post medieval animal bell and a sherd of Saxon Thetford Ware pottery.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 23 99
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:SHOTESHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

August/September 2003. Metal detecting.
Three medieval coins.
Middle Saxon/Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval metal objects.
One Late Saxon sherd.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 6 October 2003.

July 2004. Metal detecting.
Post medieval crotal bell.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 7 September 2004.

September 2006. Metal detecting.
Medieval coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 5 October 2006.

Before 1 October 2007. Metal detecting.
Medieval coin, medieval and medieval/post medieval objects, and post medieval token.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 8 October 2007.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon to 19th Century - 651 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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