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Unique ID: NMS87

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

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


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Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
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
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
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
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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