Medieval Collection

M007 – Three Clam Shells (British Find)

These three clam shells were found on the motte and bailey of Hedingham castle, this is what’s left of a Medieval / Tudor dinner Age: 14th – 15th Century AD Size: Various Weight: Various Provenance: Found on Motte and Bailey Slope of Hedingham Castle, Essex

M006 – A piece of pre-tudor wall (British Find)

A piece of pre-tudor wall, this section of wall most likely belonged to the original Tudor buildings / gatehouse at Hedingham Castle. Age: 14th – 15th Century AD Size: 7.5cm x 6cm Weight: 128g Provenance: Found on Motte and Bailey Slope of Hedingham Castle, Essex

M005 – Medieval Bowl

Medieval Bowl Age: 11th – 15th Century AD Size: 40mm / 113mm Weight: Provenance: – French Auction House. Ex French private collection, acquired in 1980s bought at auction via Your Antiquarian / Spain through Catawiki Description: A beautiful small Medieval bowl with a wonderful texture and colour, broken on one side.

M004 – Rare type Ancient Viking iron arrowhead

Viking Period The Viking Age (793–1066 AD) was the period during the Middle Ages when Norsemen known as Vikings undertook large-scale raiding, colonizing, conquest, and trading throughout Europe, and reached North America. It followed the Migration Period and the Germanic Iron Age. The Viking Age applies not only to their homeland of Scandinavia, but to any place significantly settled by Scandinavians during the period. The Scandinavians of the Viking Age are …

M003 – Byzantine Ceramic Greek Fire Grenade

Byzantine Ceramic Greek Fire Grenade Age: 800 – 1200 AD Size: L: 130mm / W: 90mm Weight: 565g Provenance: – originally the property of a North London gentleman; previously acquired on the UK/European art market before 2000. bought at auction from Pax Romana and now makes up part of the authors collection. Description: Byzantine hollow …