NMS-1357E6: Medieval horse harness pendant

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HARNESS PENDANT

Unique ID: NMS-1357E6

Object type certainty: Certain
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Gilt copper alloy horse harness pendant, comprising a lozengiform openwork frame with multiple transverse lines and a hollow-backed roundel at each angle, the roundel below the suspension-loop with a perforation for a small separate hollow-backed circular gilt copper alloy pendant. Height 41mm. Width 35mm. Weight 5.92g. 12th-13th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: Circa AD 1300

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 41 mm
Width: 35 mm
Weight: 5.92 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 26th March 2022 - Saturday 26th March 2022

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 65520
Other reference: ENMD042022

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Multiple

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
Parish or ward: South Walsham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG3713
Four figure Latitude: 52.66287205
Four figure longitude: 1.50329834
1:25K map: TG3713
1:10K map: TG31SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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