|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Two 15th century shield-shaped harness studs|
Metal detecting in 1991 recovered two shield-shaped harness studs dating to the fifteenth century. Both had the remains of a leather strap, and a cross decoration, and one retained some red enamel.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 22 31|
|Parish:||SUFFIELD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
January 1991. Metal detector finds. 
Two shield shaped harness studs (Fifteenth century) with shanks and circular roves on reverse. Both have remains of leather strap, and a cross decoration. One in red enamel, the other empty. Dexter L (top quarter) has five 'lentoid motifs'.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM).
A. Rogerson (NAU), 4 February 1991
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- HARNESS (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Monograph: Ashley, S. 2002. Medieval Armorial Horse Furniture in Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 101. |
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