Record Details

NHER Number:16307
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic to Bronze Age adze and 16th century buckle


A Neolithic to Bronze Age flint adze was found on the surface of this ploughed field. Metal detecting recovered a circular 16th century copper alloy buckle.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 20 04
Map Sheet:TG20SW

Full description

1979 to 1980. Found on surface of ploughed field.
Flint adze of Neolithic or Bronze Age date made on thick flake.
Seen F. Healy (NAU) 15 July 1980.
A. Gregory (NAU), 15 July 1980.

1989. Same approximate spot, found with metal detector.
16th century bronze circular buckle with six cast trefoils on frame, and engraved stems between. Pin looped over central bar.
See (S1).
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
W. Milligan (NCM), 11 August 1989.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ADZE (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>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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