Record Details

NHER Number:24527
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Middle Saxon coin

Summary

A Middle Saxon sceatta (coin) was found in the garden of a house.

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Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TG41NE
Parish:HEMSBY, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK

Full description

1987? Garden of a house.
Sceatta, porcupine standard with Frisian/northeast Frankish connections. Weight 1.015gm.
See (S1) and (S2).
Information from [1].
E.B. Green (NCM), 12 June 1987.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Publication: North, J. J. 1963. English Hammered Coins. Pt 1, No 19.
<S2>Publication: North. BMC. vol. II. 640 p.94. 4.

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