Record Details

NHER Number:7100
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Saxon bead

Summary

A 7th century AD green glass bead with white trail decoration found during gardening.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9246 2956
Map Sheet:TF92NW
Parish:FAKENHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1968. While digging garden at 1 foot (30cm) deep. Garden of 5 Baron's Close.
Early Saxon green glass bead with white trail decoration probably 7th century.
Information taken from (S1), reported in (S2) and noted on (S3).
E. B. Green.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Saxon - 410 AD to 650 AD)

Associated Finds

  • BEAD (Early Saxon - 411 AD to 650 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---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. Fakenham.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Webster, L.E.. 1968. Letter. 25 August 1968.
<S2>Serial: 1968. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1968. No 15. p 6.
<S3>Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TF 92 NW 12.

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