NMS-606591: Medieval harness pendant.

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HARNESS PENDANT

Unique ID: NMS-606591

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Medieval copper alloy harness pendant. Suspension mount broken across two rivet holes at upper edge, the upper half wedge-shaped, the side edges on the lower half triple-lobed either side of a trefoil field, now empty, with a rivet below. Double pierced lugs project from the lower edge retaining an axis bar from which langs a lozengiform pendant from a transverse-pierced lug, with rounded lobes projecting from each side of the lozenge, two of which survive. There is a blue enamelled quatrefoil at the centre of the pendant. For a similar pendant see NMS-0121D4 and NMS-6F9874.

Mount 34 x 12mm. Pendant at least 20 x 9mm. 14th century.

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 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 34 mm
Width: 12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st February 2012 - Wednesday 29th February 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Erica Darch
Identified by: Mrs Erica Darch

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IND14022012ED

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Enamel
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Huntingdonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Kimbolton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL1068
Four figure Latitude: 52.29911983
Four figure longitude: -0.38832445
1:25K map: TL1068
1:10K map: TL16NW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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