Record Details

NHER Number:11661
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman and Early Saxon brooches


Metal-detecting here has recovered a Roman brooch and a worn fragment of an Early Saxon brooch.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 20 24
Map Sheet:TG22SW

Full description

For details of cropmarks previously recorded under NHER 11661 see NHER 52546.

1996. Metal detecting.
Roman brooch, dolphin type with hinge mechanism. 1st century AD.
Identified by J. Davies (NCM).
H. Geake (NCM), 12 November 1996.

1996. Metal detecting [1].
Bow of Early Saxon brooch, probably a cruciform. Very worn, one end recent break, other ancient. Facets at each end.
See (S2).
Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA), 30 May 1996.
W. Milligan (NCM), 26 June 1996.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S2>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

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