Record Details

NHER Number:7097
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coin hoard

Summary

A Roman coin hoard containing around 1500 copper alloy coins from Tacitus to Constantine I. It was probably deposited around AD 340 to 370.

Images - none

Location

Parish:FAKENHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Around 1830.
Coin hoard of around 1500 copper alloy coins from Tacitus to Constantine I. Therefore hidden AD ?340-70?
See (S1) and (S2).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • COIN HOARD (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 92 NW 9.
---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 - Roman. Fakenham.
<S1>Serial: 1837. Gentleman's Magazine. Gentlemens Magazine. vol.1 p.86.
<S2>Article in Serial: Clarke R. R. 1952. Roman Norfolk since Haverfield. A Survey of Discovery from 1901. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXX pp 140-155. p 155.

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