Record Details

NHER Number:23800
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval harness pendant

Summary

A medieval harness pendant, with traces of gilding and blue enamel, found by a metal detectorist.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 42 13
Map Sheet:TG41SW
Parish:FLEGGBURGH, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK

Full description

1984. Found with metal detecting.
Copper alloy harness pendant with traces of gilding; blue enamel saltire cross, loop broken.
Identified by S. Margeson (NCM)
W. Milligan (NCM) 15 May 1987.

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

---Photograph: I&RS. Finds Polaroid. Polaroid.
---Monograph: Ashley, S.. 2002. Medieval Armorial Horse Furniture in Norfolk.. East Anglian Archaeology. Vol 101.

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