Record Details

NHER Number:32085
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Ornamented medieval harness pendants

Summary

Two ornamented medieval harness pendants, one bronze and gold, the other enamelled bronze were recovered in 1992, possibly from dredgings from Oxborough Hall moat.

Images - none

Location

Parish:OXBOROUGH, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

October 1992. 'Believed to be' from spoil from Oxborough Hall moat where spread over neighbouring fields. Found with metal detector.
Two ornamented medieval harness pendants, one bronze and gold, the other enamelled bronze. See secondary file. [1]. Finder 'an American friend' of donor, who did not answer letters asking for exact location. L. Brewster (KLM).
E. Rose (NLA), 11 November 1996.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HARNESS (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. Vol 101.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.

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