Record Details

NHER Number:32338
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon girdle hanger


A decorated copper alloy strip, possibly part of an Early Saxon girdle hanger, found by metal detecting.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 17 17
Map Sheet:TG11NE

Full description

1995. Metal detecting find.
Decorated strip with triangular stamp border and a relief animal head in the centre.
Possibly part of Early Saxon girdle hanger.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM) 4 December 1995.
W. Milligan (NCM) 9 January 1997.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • GIRDLE HANGER (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 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.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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