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Bronze Age metalwork in Norwich Castle Museum

Norwich Castle Museum.

Bronze Age metalwork in Norwich Castle Museum

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Published by Norfolk Museums Service in [Norwich] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Norwich Castle Museum.,
    • Bronze age -- England -- Catalogs.,
    • England -- Antiquities -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[prepared by the] Archaeology Department.
      ContributionsNorfolk Museums Service. Archaeology Dept.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN778.22.G7 N67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4214627M
      LC Control Number80494223

      Venue hire The Norman keep, built over years ago as a royal palace, remains today as an iconic symbol of Norfolk offering fine views over the city. The adjoining museum galleries are home to fascinating collections including natural history, archaeology, fine art, decorative art and more. Norwich War Memorial (also known as Norwich City War Memorial or Norwich Cenotaph) is a First World War memorial in Norwich in Eastern England. It was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, the last of his eight cenotaphs to be erected in England. Prior to Lutyens' involvement, several abandoned proposals had been made for commemorating Norwich's war dead, and by the newly elected lord mayor Designed by: Sir Edwin Lutyens. The list of Roman hoards in Britain comprises significant archaeological hoards of coins, jewellery, precious and scrap metal objects and other valuable items discovered in Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) that are associated with period of Romano-British culture when Southern Britain was under the control of the Roman Empire, from AD 43 until about , as well as the subsequent.


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All. Bronze Age Metalwork in Norwich Castle Museum Langmaid, Nancy et al Published by City of Norwich Museums ().

The Norwich Castle Museum also holds a Bronze Age copper alloy spearhead that was found at an unknown location in Mattishall (NWHCM: ). This is has a broken socket riveted and is mm long and 49mm wide. Noted in (S1). Information from (S2). Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 31 August Monument Types. An extremely rare Bronze Age metalwork in Norwich Castle Museum book Bronze Age weapon, one of only six known from Europe, has been saved for the nation with a grant of almost £39, from the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF).

The award, made to Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery, has allowed the Rudham Dirk, a ceremonial dagger, to come into public ownership to be placed on.

Discovered in Keswick, near Norwich, the disc "is an unusual find for the Roman period", said a Norwich Castle Museum spokesman. It features a scorpion, phallus, snake and. Neolithic and Bronze Age Norfolk - Volume 62 - Trevor Ashwin Norwich: Geo Books. Bennett, K.D.

Devensian, late glacial and Flandrian vegetational history at Hockham Mere, Norfolk, England: 1. Bronze Age Metalwork in Norwich Castle Museum. Norwich: Norfolk Museums Services, 2nd edition. Palmer, R. Cited by: 3. Boudica and the Romans Boudica was the great warrior Queen of the Iceni, a Celtic tribe that lived in the area now covered by Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire during the late Iron Age.

In this gallery you can learn more about the Queen and her revolt against the Romans in AD Norwich Castle was founded by William the Conqueror some time between and It originally took the form of a motte and : onwards.

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Norwich, United Kingdom. 10, likes talking about this 36, were here. Built as a royal palace over years ago, now a museum, art gallery & study /5().

It is years older than the ancient city of Rome and is even older than the Pharaoh Tutankhaten, but this ceremonial Bronze Age dagger, which is thought to be about 3, years old, was found during ploughing in a Norfolk field in Norfolk's glittering treasures unearthed.

Anglo-Saxon Shouldham Sword Pyramid were put on display at Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery. of pieces of Bronze Age metalwork, including.

The Ringlemere Gold Cup is a Bronze Age vessel found in the Ringlemere barrow near Sandwich in the English county of Kent in Discovered: Ringlemere barrow in Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery.

Castle Hill, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 3JU Website. Opening times. Monday to Saturday 10ampm; Sunday pm (1 July – 23 September open until 5pm) Closed on 24, 25, 26 December and 1 JanuaryLocation: Castle Hill, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 3JU. The discovery inat Brough-on-Humber [North Humberside, SE 93 26], of a hoard of Late Bronze Age weapons and casting matrices is described from contemporary manuscript and printed sources.

The subsequent passage of its component artefacts through antiquarian collections is carefully documented, and four pieces are recognized as surviving Cited by: 1.

Some of which made their way to the British Museum while others now reside at Norwich Castle Museum. In metal detectorist Cecil Hodder was granted permission to detect on the site.

At first he found little, however in August he uncovered a large pile of metal scraps in a bronze container. Treasure find man unearths rare brooch in Norfolk.

saying that Norwich Castle Museum had expressed an interest in buying it. Bronze Age sword piece found in Norfolk linked to hoard.

Bronze Age gold bracelets found buried at Foxley, Norfolk, will go on display at Norwich Castle Museum after The Art Fund, the UK's leading independent art. Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery reflects the importance of the city, one of England's richest and largest settlements from the Middle Ages to the 18th century.

Some of the displays are in the magnificent Norman Keep, which was built as a royal castle, the most ambitious secular building of its generation in Western Europe. Norwich Castle is one of 48 castles mentioned in the Domesday Book.

Henry I spent Christmas in Norwich Castle in InRobert Kett was hanged at Norwich Castle for his key role in the Norfolk Rebellion (Kett’s Rebellion).

A s archaeological excavation revealed that the Norman castle had been built on the site of a Saxon. The Oxborough Dirk is a large ceremonial weapon or dirk from the early bronze age. One of only six such objects across Europe, it was found in a rural part of the county of Norfolk, England in the s and is now part of the British Museum’s prehistoric collection.

Primary photograph CThis Bronze Age socketed axe forms part of the 'Salisbury hoard'. The Salisbury hoard originally consisted of over copper-alloy objects which were illegally excavated in at Netherhampton, Wiltshire, England. The objects were subsequently acquired by the British Museum from finders and collectors.

Hoard of silver Roman coins unearthed near Norwich. Norwich Castle Museum set to acquire 'curious' treasure. 26 November Major Bronze Age haul unearthed. The list of Iron Age hoards in Britain comprises significant archaeological hoards of coins, jewellery, precious and scrap metal objects and other valuable items discovered in Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) that are associated with the British Iron Age, approximately 8th century BC to the 1st century includes both hoards that were buried with the intention of retrieval at a.

Founded in the aftermath of the Norman conquest of England when William the Conqueror (–) ordered its construction because he wished to have a fortified place in the city of Norwich. It was his only castle in East Anglia. One of the Norwich 12 heritage sites.

In the 'Norwich Museum' moved to Norwich Castle.4/5(K). Thanks to a £38, grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and a £2, donation from the Norfolk and Norwich Archaeological Society, the Norwich Castle Museum is now the proud owner of a 3,year-old bronze ceremonial dirk.

Images of Rudham Dirk courtesy of the Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery. Buried treasures discovered by metal detector enthusiasts have been bought by a museum for more than £50, Bronze Age gold bracelets found buried at Foxley, Norfolk, will go on display at Norwich Castle Museum after The Art Fund paid part of the £35, price.

Sites in Norwich include Norwich Castle Museum & Art a bronze age timber monument discovered on the north Norfolk coast.

The latest version of the jetty was built in metal. The chronological span of the copper-alloy objects ranges from flanged axes dating to the Arreton metalwork phase of the Early Bronze Age (c. BC); through the palstaves, socketed axes, razors, chisels, ferrules and dirks of the Acton Park, Taunton and Penard metalwork phases of the Middle Bronze Age (c.

BC); through the. BRONZE AGE METALWORK IN NORWICH CASTLE MUSEUM NORFOLK. £ + £ P&P. Hoarding and the Deposition of Metalwork from the Bronze Age to the 20th Century. £ + £ P&P. Picture Information. Opens image gallery. A book that has been read, but is in good condition. Minimal damage to the book cover eg.

scuff marks, but no holes or. Bronze Age barrow discovered on cemetery site. Seventy-three inhumations had grave goods, including brooches, buckles, spears and knives.

Bergh Apton: Bergh Apton, Norfolk: late 5th to late 6th century 63 Burial finds, including fragments of a lyre are held at the Norwich Castle Museum: Berinsfield Berinsfield, South Oxfordshire.

This region is especially rich in Bronze Age gold and as such preserving examples of artefacts which illustrate this wealth and cultural achievement is really important.’ The torc was acquired thanks to grants totalling £23, from Arts Council England/V&A Purchase Grant Fund, Art Fund, the Friends of the Norwich Museums and The Headley : Carly Hilts.

The hoard, or group, of Late Bronze Age metalwork from Pencoyd contains a number of interesting pieces. The predominant axe-type within the group is the South Wales / South Wales Variant Type. This style of axe is dated to the EwartPark phase of the Late Bronze Age : between BC and BC.

City of Norwich, Norwich Castle Museum, Catalogue of Antiquities Found Principally in East Anglia. [Rye, Walter, Leney, Frank] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. City of Norwich, Norwich Castle Museum, Catalogue of Antiquities Found Principally in East : Walter Rye, Frank Leney.

Lorimer had previously found a Bronze Age axe head there and had been monitoring the site for several months when it became clear to him that something extraordinary was being uncovered.

He contacted Norwich Castle Museum which eventually led to English Heritage funding the excavation of all 55 stumps amid a media storm of controversy. Iron age hoard. The hoard consists of metal, jet and over gold/silver/copper alloy torc fragments, over 70 of which form complete torcs, dating from BC Probably the most famous item from the hoard is the Great Torc from Snettisham, which is now held by the British Museum.

Though the origins are unknown, it is of a high enough quality to have been royal treasure of the ered: Snettisham in   The American detectors who pay more than £2, to search a muddy Norfolk field American metal detector enthusiasts have descended on.

Building works. Norwich Castle is undergoing some exciting changes. As part of the Norwich Castle: Gateway to Medieval England project, the Castle Keep is being redeveloped to recreate the royal palace of Henry I and the great Norman kings of England. The work will take place from early to During this time the Castle Keep will be closed.

Norwich Castle Museum wanted to add the first part found to its collection and was then staggered when the second part turned up a year later. A Viking, five-lobed sword pommel, dating back to the Author: Kim Briscoe. Now the dirk has a new home at the Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery, which bought the farmer’s hunk of junk for over $64, (Similar pieces have sold for up to $75, at auction.)Author: Erin Blakemore.Ray Mears takes a journey 4, years back in time to the Bronze Age in East Anglia and visits Norwich Castle, Lynn Museum, Southwold Museum and Flag Fen Archaeology Park to find out more about Author: Stacia Briggs.