Monument record LKH 046 - Sahara; No 1 Field

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Summary

`Anglo-Saxon `S' shaped brooch of bronze plate, now in Mildenhall Museum' (S1, 1964 entry)(R1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7331 8313 (512m by 850m)
Map sheet TL78SW
Civil Parish LAKENHEATH, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

(see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s): `Anglo-Saxon `S' shaped brooch of bronze plate, now in Mildenhall Museum' (S1, 1964 entry)(R1).
This is clearly the same object as `Bronze plate brooch, S-shaped, probably Anglo-Saxon (Lady Briscoe)' (S2)(S3)(S4), cited (incorrectly) as from (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) in (S2)(S3) and as from (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)
in (S4)(S5), found in `Spring of 1958, after the field known locally as "No 1"... had been ploughed slightly deeper than previously'(S5). Listed as in Cambridge Museum 1968 (S1, 1976 entry)(S5, appendix). Further details in Briscoe archive?
Mislocated to (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) in (S6)(S7).
See LKH 010 for further Sax objects in multiperiod site LKH 070.
Also see Sax material from LKH 072 to W - LKH 016, 041 & 042.

Sources/Archives (10)

  • <R1> (No record type): MIHLM, 6 inch record map, Lady G Briscoe 1959 entry.
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SW19.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: map (stolen Autumn 1981), map (1988), copy (S5).
  • <M2> (No record type): G Briscoe archive:.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1958, PSIA, 28, 1958, (1), 93.
  • <S3> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Lakenheath As, 1959.
  • <S4> (No record type): CBA, Group 7 bulletin, 5, 1958, 7.
  • <S5> (No record type): Briscoe T, The Anglo-Saxon S shaped brooch in England with special reference to one from Lakenheath,.
  • <S6> (No record type): Med Arch, 3, 1959, 300.
  • <S7> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SW3.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 3 2020 4:10PM

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