Record Details

NHER Number:33483
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval metalwork


Two medieval coins and a medieval strap end, found by metal detecting.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 47 13
Map Sheet:TG41SE

Full description

January 1998. Metal detecting finds.
2 medieval coins. See list in file.
Square medieval strap end cast in one piece. Hollow square plate is decorated with an engraved letter 'I' (? for Jesus) with rocker arm above and below and a wavy line to either side. Plate ends with a double transverse moulding and a tree-like knop. Two iron rivets to secure strap. Early 15th century. Very heavy, rather greyish, metal suggests high lead copper alloy. See (S1).
Identified H. Geake (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NLA) 27 February 1998.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Publication: Fingerlin, I.. 1971. Gurtel des hohen und spaten Mittelalters. No 261.

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