Find Spot record 0074600001 - STONE QUARRY AT ASHENDON

Summary

Saxon metalwork found in quarry

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Description

Dimensions - Radius 0042 mm
PAIR OF LARGE SAUCER BROOCHES SET WITH GARNETS & WITH ANTHROPOMORPHIC ORNAMENT FOUND WITH HUMAN SKELETON IN STONE QUARRY (B6).
EXCEPTIONAL SIZE OF 1 & GARNET INLAYS INDICATE KENTISH INFLUENCE, DENOTES LATE DATE (B7).
IN 1848 STOWE HOUSE AUCTION APPEARED AS PANS OF PAIR OF SCALES (B4).

Sources (10)

  • <1>SBC1881 Article in serial: BRITISH ARCHAEOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION JOURNAL 1850 5 PP113-116.
  • <2>SBC239 Bibliographic reference: AKERMAN J Y 1855 PAGAN SAXONDUM PL 38.
  • <3>SBC13296 Article in serial: RECS OF BUCKS 1859 2 P117.
  • <4>SBC15251 Bibliographic reference: VCH BUCKS 1 P197.
  • <5>SBC1942 Bibliographic reference: BROWN G BALDWIN 1915 ARTS IN EARLY ENGLAND: SAXON ART & INDUSTRY IN THE PAGAN PERIOD P637.
  • <6>SBC8303 Bibliographic reference: MEANEY A 1964 GAZETTEER OF EARLY ANGLO SAXON BURIAL SITES P56.
  • <7>SBC6213 Bibliographic reference: HEAD J F 1946 BUCKINGHAMSHIRE AD450-700 IN RECSOFBUCKS14PP313,320".
  • <8>SBC10541 Unpublished document: Ordnance Survey Field Investigator. OS FIELD INVESTIGATION.
  • <9>SBC5716 Bibliographic reference: GILL MRS S & WATERTON MRS D,1974.
  • <10>SBC6644 Bibliographic reference: INFORMATION FROM CAMBRIDGE MUSEUM OF ARCHAEOLOGY & ETHNOLOGY.

Location

Grid reference SP 70220 14060 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish WOTTON UNDERWOOD, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire
Civil Parish ASHENDON, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Finds (1)

  • SAUCER BROOCH (7th Century - 600 AD? to 699 AD?)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Intervention: (EBC11953)

Record last edited

Oct 23 2009 1:40PM

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