HAMP3210: John le Sturmy Heraldic HARNESS PENDANT

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HARNESS PENDANT

Unique ID: HAMP3210

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Cast copper-alloy shield-shaped harness pendant and hanger. Gules, a chevron between three mullets argent. A large proportion of the red enamel survives, but there is no trace of the silver on the mullets and chevron. The arms depicted are of John le Sturmy of Sutton Sturmy, Worcestershire.

Class: Heraldic
Sub class: set

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1270
Date to: Circa AD 1302

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 35 mm
Width: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st August 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Sally Worrell
Identified by: Ms Sally Worrell

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration style: Heraldic

Surface Treatment: Inlaid with enamel

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Wokefield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6766
Four figure Latitude: 51.389096
Four figure longitude: -1.038501
1:25K map: SU6766
1:10K map: SU66NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: HAMP
Created: 16 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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