Record Details

NHER Number:35735
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period findspot

Summary

Metal-detecting between 1999 and 2010 recovered Roman coins, an 8th century flat gilded silver pinhead depicting two animals, medieval and post-medieval coins and metal objects.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TM08NW
Parish:KENNINGHALL, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 16 February 2000. Metal-detecting.
Middle Saxon gilt silver pin head (S2).
Identified by H.M. Geake (NCM).
Submitted as potential Treasure, see (S1). Acquired by Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 2002.115).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 13 October 2000.

Before 7 August 2006. Metal detecting, site extended, previous findspot saved [1].
One Romano-British coin, three medieval coins, two post-medieval coins and one post-medieval jetton.
Two post-medieval buttons, two undated slag fragments.
E. Bales (NLA), 23 April 2007.

Before 28 September 2009. Metal-detecting.
One Roman and two medieval coins, post-medieval jetton, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 February 2010.

Before 1 March 2010. Metal-detecting.
1 Roman, 9 medieval and 1 post-medieval coin; Early Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 27 April 2010.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)
  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • SLAG (Undated)
  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN (Roman - 341 AD to 348 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • PIN (Middle Saxon - 651 AD to 850 AD)
  • BROOCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1280 AD to 1281 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1280 AD to 1286 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • KEY (LOCKING) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JETTON (16th Century to 17th Century - 1586 AD to 1635 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 2001. Ancient jewellery is treasure trove. 13 September.
---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Unpublished Document: Department for Culture, Media and Sport. 2001. Treasure Annual Report 2000. p 39; No 54; Fig 54.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Webster, L.. 2001. Treasure Report: Anglo-Saxon silver-gilt disc pin-head from Kenninghall, Norfolk. 16 March.
<S2>Illustration: Holness, A.. 2000. Drawing of a Middle Saxon gilded silver pin head.. Film. 2:1.

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