Monument record FLN 071 - Prehistoric artefact scatter of flints and metalwork, including 2 Iceni quarter stater coins and a large flaked axe. (Preh)(BACKLOG)

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Preh flint scatter & metalwork found during detector rallies, 2004- 2007, including Iceni quarter stater, a large flaked axe, a La Tene III type brooch and part of a MBA side looped spearhead. Also Rom, Sax and Med.


Grid reference Centred TM 31679 87439 (553m by 434m)
Map sheet TM38NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

June 2004: Preh flint scatter found during detector rally. Includes scrapers, flakes, borers and blades. All classed likely to be late prehistoric site, probably late BA, early IA.
2005: La Tene III type brooch metal detected (C1 BC- early AD) - digital photo with NWHCM (S2).
2006: further finds (while detecting) include double notched flake, (silver or gold?) Iceni quarter stater, a large flaked axe (183 X 75 X 54mm) and a flint hammerstone/core? Details in S2.
2007: 3 flints and fragment of MBA side-looped spearhead - details and drawing in file (S2).
Also Rom, Sax and Med.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM). Finds report, July 2004..
  • <S2> Unpublished document: NWHCM. Finds Report. 2005, 2006 & 2007, ill.

Finds (9)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 18 2015 10:58AM

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