Record Details

NHER Number:34191
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval harness pendant

Summary

Metal detecting here in 1999 recovered a medieval horse harness pendant with traces of gilding.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 19 94
Map Sheet:TM19SE
Parish:SOUTH NORFOLK
THARSTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

December 1998/January 1999. Metal detecting.
Medieval horse harness pendant engaged with attachment stud.
Plain elongated pendant is perhaps reminiscent of Normans trite-shaped shields.
Traces of gilding survives.
Drawn by S. J. Ashley (NLA).
A. Rogerson (NLA) 15 February 1998.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

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