Record Details

NHER Number:34657
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon coin and medieval stirrup


Metal-detecting at this location in 1998 recovered a Late Saxon coin and part of a medieval stirrup.

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Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TG04SE

Full description

January 1998. Metal detecting.
Probably found at [1]:
Late Saxon coin, see list in file.
Medieval part of stirrup. Two pieces of cast bronze which join to form part of the attachment loop for the stirrup leather, plus some of the sides of the stirrup. All the exterior faces of the sides and loop are covered with randomly applied incised lines which look almost like wood graining. The internal faces are undecorated.
K. Sussams (NCM), 3 February 1998.
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 26 February 2019.

The mapped location of this record has been corrected [2].
P. Watkins (HES), 26 February 2019.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • STIRRUP (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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