|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Multi-period metalwork (Burgh Castle, poorly located)|
A Roman box handle, a needle which may have been part of a cosmetic palette, and part of a Late Saxon or medieval box have been recorded as being found at this site, although the exact nature of their discovery is unclear.
Images - none
Pre 1987. Location of find forgotten but may not have been fort area.
Part of Roman copper alloy casket handle.
Identified by A. Gregory (NAU)
W. Milligan (NAU) 3 November 1987.
Also shown with above, but it is not clear if they were found together or not.
Copper alloy needle that looks like a worn through cosmetic mortar, Roman?
Copper alloy foot from box in form of animal head, Late Saxon or medieval.
W. Milligan (NCM) 1 July 1988
- FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
- BOX (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- FURNITURE FITTING (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- NEEDLE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- PALETTE (COSMETIC) (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
- BOX (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- BOX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white. |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
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