HARNESS PENDANT

Unique ID: NMS87

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find validated and published by finds advisers

Copper-alloy pendant, square, gilding survives mainly within engraved decoration. Blazon: a lion passant gardant. 12th century.

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Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: Circa AD 1200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Surface Treatment: Gilded [scope notes | view all attributed records]

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Suffolk
District: Mid Suffolk
To be known as: SUFFOLK MENDHAM

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Character undetermined[scope notes]

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: Wednesday 29th November 2000
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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