Record Details

NHER Number:4413
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval seal matrix


In 1952 a 15th century bronze matrix seal of Norwich Castle was discovered at this location.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 677 020
Map Sheet:TF60SE

Full description

1952. In garden.
Bronze matrix seal of Norwich Castle - 15th century.
See (S1), (S2) and (S3).
Held by NCM.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Copy of press cuttings (S1-S4) in file.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • SEAL (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 60 SE 4.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Wereham.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1952. Seal of Norwich Castle Found in Wereham Garden. 22 October.
<S2>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1952. The Castle Seal (photograph of wax imprint made from the seal). 25 October.
<S3>Newspaper Article: The Daily Telegraph. 1952. 15th-Century Seal Found. 23 October.
<S4>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1988. Castle seal is new mall logo. 2 August.

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