Record Details

NHER Number:31343
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon brooch

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a Late Saxon cross-shaped brooch with a scalloped edge.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 40 92
Map Sheet:TM49SW
Parish:GILLINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

February/March 1995.
Late Saxon cross shaped brooch with scalloped edge, equal armed cross with open spandrels, lozengiform central boss. Catchplate and broken pin lug on reverse.
See (S1).
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM)
A. Rogerson (NLA) 9 June 1995.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.

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