SUR-A152B6: Medieval: Harness pendant suspension mount

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HARNESS MOUNT

Unique ID: SUR-A152B6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A suspension mount for a harness pendant. The bar has a a pair of raised collars, two tongue-shaped terminals, a copper alloy suspension pin for the pendant and two iron attachment rivets. It is not clear if it was gilded though this is likely.

Class: pendant suspension mount

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 42.8 mm
Width: 14.01 mm
Weight: 5.56 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st May 2008

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 08.884

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Guildford (District)
Parish or ward: West Clandon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0350
Four figure Latitude: 51.239891
Four figure longitude: -0.525897
1:25K map: TQ0350
1:10K map: TQ05SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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