Monument record HNY 003 - Systern Field, Walnut Tree Farm (Sax)

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Summary

Multicolour Sax bead found on E bank of Systern Field near bridge by Mr H Self whilst digging out rabbits in 1938.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 0200 7530 (340m by 177m)
Map sheet TM07NW
Civil Parish HINDERCLAY, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Multicolour Sax bead found on E bank of Systern Field near bridge by Mr H Self whilst digging out rabbits in 1938. Given to Ipswich Museum by Mr J Blake. Sketch of bead in archive (S1).
Large laminated bead, white with red and blue lines and yellow spots - H E Wilkes Collection. This could be same bead but with wrong donor's name appended (S2).
Map 23a and Brown's grid ref (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) put the findspot just beyond the boundary of Systern Field but description in archive points to ref used here.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive : volumes, card index, map.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, I 22; XCIII 10 11; XCVI 5 217; card index 168; map 23a.
  • <S2> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1938-158.18.
  • <M2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file (Wattisfield) : site map (Brown 1959).

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 26 2021 10:37AM

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