|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Late Saxon brooch|
Metal detecting recovered a Late Saxon thin copper alloy disc depicting a cross. This may have been soldered onto a brooch.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 50 17|
|Parish:||HEMSBY, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK|
1996. Metal detecting.
Late Saxon disc of thin sheet bronze, relief decoration of voided cross with forks at each arm end. No means of attachment on reverse. May be applied plate soldered to a disc brooch.
H. Geake (NCM), 31 October 1996.
- FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- BROOCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Thesis: Rhodes, J.A.. 2005. Linguistic and Late Saxon Metalwork Evidence from Norfolk, Scandinavian Ethnicity or Viking Influence?. |
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