Record Details

NHER Number:20861
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon brooch


The head, bow and part of foot of a small Early Saxon cruciform brooch was found here by metal detecting.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 17 08
Map Sheet:TG10NE

Full description

October 1984. In former parkland, southeast of Colney Hall. Metal detecting in ploughsoil.
Head, bow and part of foot of small Early Saxon cruciform brooch with cast-on half round knobs, and iron spring and pin held in place by single copper alloy lug.
Information from [1].
A. Gregory (NAU) 27 October 1984.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • 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.
---Photograph: 1984. LWZ 21-22, Early Saxon cruciform brooch..
---Photograph: CQB6-9.

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