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HARNESS PENDANT

Unique ID: SUR-7A061E

Object type certainty: Certain
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A quatrefoil cast and gilded copper alloy harness pendant of late 13th to early 14th century date. The design comprises a lozengiform central boss with a moulded fleur-de-lis on a field of red enamel; the uppermost petal of which appears to be hollow. This boss is flanked by four petals infilled with moulded rays and a pair of lateral knops. The suspension loop is round.

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: Circa AD 1350

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31.2 mm
Height: 5.7 mm
Width: 17.3 mm
Weight: 7.73 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 5th September 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

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: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Wendover (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP8508
Four figure Latitude: 51.76423952
Four figure longitude: -0.76972103
1:25K map: SP8508
1:10K map: SP80NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 13 days ago
Updated: 13 days ago

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