Poorly Located Find Spot record LKH 399 - Saxon brooch, Lakenheath Warren

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Summary

`Viking', type, trefoil brooch,`ornamented with conventional foliage in Carlovingian type' (S1)(S2)(R1)(S3).

Location

Grid reference TL 7 8 (point)
Map sheet TL78SW
Civil Parish LAKENHEATH, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

`Viking', type, trefoil brooch,`ornamented with conventional foliage in Carlovingian type' (S1)(S2)(R1)(S3).
Described as `decorated with animal-masks in relief at the junction of the arms, and spiral ornament on the arms' (S4)(R1)(R2).
For another `viking' ornament, see Wangford Misc Sax.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <R1> (No record type): Shetelig H, Viking Antiquities in G B & Ireland, Oslo, 4, 1940, 61, fig 28.
  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: 1911. Victoria County History, Suffolk 1. 352.
  • <R2> (No record type): Roesdahl E et al, The Vikings in England, London, 1981, number E29.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SW62, 1976.
  • <S3> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Lakenheath AS, undated.
  • <S4> (No record type): Norfolk Arch, 37, 1980, 210.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 21 2020 8:47AM

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