Record Details

NHER Number:32005
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Bronze Age hoard

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a Late Bronze Age hoard containing one copper alloy socketed palstave and nine copper alloy socketed axeheads. One of the axeheads is missing its blade. Roman and medieval coins and tokens were also found.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TM08NW
Parish:KENNINGHALL, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1995. Metal detecting finds.
Late Bronze Age hoard of nine socketed axes (Nos. 2 to 10) (one with blade missing), one palstave (No.1).
Two Roman coins.
One medieval penny.
James I farthing token.
See lists in file. Identified by J. Davies (NCM) 15 August 1995.
See (S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9 and S10).
W. Milligan (NCM) 30 August 1995

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Middle Bronze Age - 1600 BC to 1001 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • PALSTAVE (Middle Bronze Age - 1600 BC to 1001 BC)
  • HOARD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TOKEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Photograph: JHY 1-22, Bronze Age axe hoard..
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Jenkins, T.. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed palstave.. Paper. 1:1. No 1.
<S2>Illustration: Jenkins, T.. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
<S3>Illustration: Jenkins, T. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
<S4>Illustration: Jenkins, T.. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
<S5>Illustration: Jenkins, T.. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
<S6>Illustration: Jenkins, T.. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
<S7>Illustration: Jenkins, T.. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
<S8>Illustration: Jenkins, T.. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
<S9>Illustration: Jenkins, T.. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead.. Paper. 1:1.
<S10>Illustration: Jenkins, T.. 1995. Drawing of a Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead.. Paper. 1:1.

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