December 2019

Finds of the month

Artefact of the Month

Winner

A Hopkins

Copper alloy zoomorphic mount depicting bulging eyes and pronounced snout. Possibly a vessel attachment. Possibly Iron Age.

2nd place

R Child

Medieval circular lead seal with central flower motif. Inscription gives the owner as Robert. Significantly, the reverse is also decorated with foliate style lines but no inscription. 13th Century.

3rd place

M Greatbatch

Medieval circular ring brooch with seven collets. Pin intact. Could be silver, if so this is a Treasure item. 13th Century.

Coin of the Month

Winner

M Greatbatch

Iceni silver unit of the Bury Type. Obverse depicting a diademed head right with horse on the reverse. Late 1st Century B.C. to early 1st Century A.D.

2nd place

R Trevail

Iron Age bronze unit of a Southern tribe. Details not very legible but a standing warrior with lance is visible. 1st Century B.C.

3rd place

N Bertollissi

Norwich copper alloy halfpenny token of Dinmore depicting a wine bottle. Inscriptions read ” More trade and less taxes” and “Prosperity to old England” 1790’s.
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‘Eyes Only’ Find of the Month

Winner

C Reeve

Flagon Handle

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