Record Details

NHER Number:33272
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon brooch


Metal detecting recovered a 9th or 10th century AD trefoil brooch decorated with a leaf motif in each arm.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 09 43
Map Sheet:TG04SE

Full description

1997. Metal detecting find.
Late Saxon trefoil brooch with remains of catchplate on reverse. Decorated with a leaf motif in each arm surrounded by three concentric grooves. Late 9th or 10th century.
See (S1).
H. Geake (NCM), 1 October 1997.

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

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

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