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HARNESS MOUNT

Unique ID: NMS-CFDED7

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

Medieval copper alloy harness pendant suspension mount. Triangular-sectioned bar, terminating at each end in concave cusped mouldings on either side before a circular boss with central rivet hole and pointed terminal projection. One pierced boss retains a dome-headed rivet. In the centre of the lower edge are two projections pierced for the (missing) iron axis bar, one of which is incomplete. Gilded. Width 45mm. Length 14mm. Circa 13th - 14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 14 mm
Width: 45 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 4th November 2015 - Wednesday 4th November 2015

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 59868
Other reference: IND04112015ED

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Bagthorpe with Barmer (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7832
Four figure Latitude: 52.85606091
Four figure longitude: 0.64229548
1:25K map: TF7832
1:10K map: TF73SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found before 04/11/15

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Audit data

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

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