Record Details

NHER Number:17043
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval finds

Summary

A 15th or 16th century front plate copper alloy strap fitting with open work decoration and a coin of Henry VI were found by metal detecting at this site.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 16 83
Map Sheet:TM18SE
Parish:BURSTON WITH SHIMPLING, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1980. Metal detecting. Field south of road.
Front plate of copper alloy chape with openwork decoration. Late 15th/16th century.
See (S1).
Henry VI half groat.
I.D. S. Margeson (NCM) and A. Gregory (NAU), December 1980.
S. Margeson (NCM), 1981.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Publication: 1940. LMMC. Fig 87; Type V.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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