Record Details

NHER Number:40000
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period metal objects and coins

Summary

Metal detecting in this area during the period 2003-06 recovered a diverse range of metal objects. Finds of note included a fragment of a Late Saxon penny that had been fashioned into a piece of jewellery, a heavily gilt medieval buckle frame and a post medieval farthing token made by the Norwich Corporation.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:SHOTESHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

12 November 2003. Metal detecting in area centred on location [1].
Late Saxon coin made into brooch.
Medieval sherd.
Medieval and post medieval metal objects.
Post medieval coin.
Post medieval jetton.
See lists in file with grid references and British Museum report.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 10 December 2003.

September 2004. Metal detecting. Site extended to whole field [2].
Medieval and post medieval metal objects.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 6 November 2004.

August 2005. Metal detecting.
One Roman coin.
See list in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 October 2005.

April/May 2006. Metal detecting.
One medieval and one post medieval coin, post medieval token, jetton and metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 10 June 2006.

August/September 2006. Metal detecting.
Medieval coin and post medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA) 5 October 2006.

16 August 2009. Metal detecting.
Post-medieval coin, jetton and metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 12 October 2010.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • WEIGHT (Unknown date)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • COIN (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)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SKILLET (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • VESSEL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BOOK FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CAULDRON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FURNITURE FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HARNESS MOUNT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SWORD BELT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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