Poorly Located Find Spot record IKL 221 - Icklingham General (Saxon)

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Saxon artefacts in The Asahmolean Museum, (and British Museum?)


Grid reference TL 78 74 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL77SE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Sax artefacts in OXFAS include:- various brooches including one circular C9/ C10 example (S4); one ?belt tag; rings - 1 with `5 large plain knobs', 1 bronze with `heavy setting and animals head' and 1 `silver with flat loops & quatrefoils' (S5); 2 girdlehangers; 3 beads, some Rom & 4 amber beads & part of lower jaw; bronze folding scales; tweezers and 2 interlocked rings, 2 spindle whorls and 2 Rom coins of Magnentius (S1, S6).
? Includes LSax backward looking beast brooch listed in (S2). Note some of this material may be from the Mitchells Hill cemetery - Warrens collection passed to Evans, whose collection is largely in OXFAS with a 1927 prefix and other items from Mitchells Hill have a 1909 prefix - see IKL 026. For details of finds see (S3).

Formerly recorded as IKL MISC

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <S1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Icklingham, A/S Gen, undated.
  • <S2> Article in serial: Smedley N & Owles E. 1965. Some Anglo-Saxon `Animal'-Brooches',. Smedley N & Owles E, `Some Anglo-Saxon `Animal'-Brooches', PSIA, 30, 1965, (2), 173, pl 26f.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: MacGregor & Bollick. 1993. Ashmolean Museum: A Summary Catalogue of the Anglo-Saxon Collections. Macgregor A & Bolick E, A Summary Catalogue of Anglo-Saxon Collections, BAR (British Ser) 230, 1993,.
  • <S4> Article in serial: 1865. Proceedings of the Association. Journ Brit Archaeol Assoc, 21, 84, pl 4.6.
  • <S5> Bibliographic reference: Burlington Fine Arts Club. Dark Ages (?). Burlington Fine Arts Club, Dark Ages (?).
  • <S6> Index: OXFAS, catalogue. OXFAS, catalogue.
  • <S7> Bibliographic reference: Wilson. 1964. Anglo Saxon Metalwork in the British Museum.
  • <S8> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (14)

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Feb 19 2021 2:52PM

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