Record Details

NHER Number:5214
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon brooch and medieval and Iron Age or Early Saxon pottery sherds


An Early Saxon cruciform brooch and fragments of Iron Age or Early Saxon and medieval pottery sherds were found.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 7010 9079
Map Sheet:TL79SW

Full description

1963. Stray find.
A bronze cruciform brooch found of Aberg’s group III. Found in ploughed field with medieval and ?Iron Age or Early Saxon sherds.
See (S1, S2 and S3).
E. B. Green (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • BROOCH (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TL 79 SW 7.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Early Saxon. Feltwell.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Milligan, W.. 1964. Drawing of an Early Saxon cruciform brooch.. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Photograph: CM1357.
<S3>Article in Serial: Wilson, D. M. and Hurst, D. G. 1965. Medieval Britain in 1962 and 1963. Medieval Archaeology. Vol VIII (for 1964) pp 231-299. p 236.

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