Record Details

NHER Number:28024
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds

Summary

Fieldwalking recovered pieces of Roman, medieval and post medieval pottery. Metal detecting found Roman coins, a tiny Roman dolphin brooch, a Late Saxon bridle cheek piece terminal, a medieval acorn terminal from a strap end and three possible medieval lead weights.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 13 32
Map Sheet:TG13SW
Parish:ITTERINGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1990. Fieldwalking finds. Finder's Site M3.
Roman, medieval, post medieval sherds.
For (S1) and full details of conditions see file.

Note: Roman concentration coincides with edge of cropmark complex NHER 11339.
E. Rose (NLA), 21 February 1991

Early 1992. Metal detecting finds.
Two Roman greyware jar rims and one base. Identified by A. Rogerson (NLA).
Seven Roman coins (2nd to 3rd century). See list in file.
Tiny Roman dolphin brooch 23mm in length; spring, pin and catchplate missing.1st century AD.
Late Saxon bridle cheek piece (terminal only). See (S2).
Medieval acorn terminal from strap end. See (S2).
Three x conical lead weights ?medieval.
Large lead weight in remains of iron loop ?Roman.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 26 June 1992.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • METAL WORKING DEBRIS (Undated)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • BRICK (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • ROOF TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • TILE (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • HARNESS (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BRICK (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Article in Serial: Davison, A. 1995. The Field Archaeology of the Mannington and Wolterton Estates. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLII Pt II pp 160-184.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Map: Finder's Map..
<S2>Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.

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