SUR-C38029: Medieval: Harness pendant

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Unique ID: SUR-C38029

Object type certainty: Certain
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A gilded shield-shaped Medieval copper-alloy harness pendant decorated with an engraved symmetrical branching motif with zig-zag infill in the field.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: Circa AD 1200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 47.71 mm
Width: 28.47 mm
Weight: 6.02 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 17-1552

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Horsham (District)
Parish or ward: Bramber (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ1809
Four figure Latitude: 50.86847002
Four figure longitude: -0.32446702
1:25K map: TQ1809
1:10K map: TQ10NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: SUR
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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