Record Details

NHER Number:38100
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Saxon or medieval strap fitting and medieval harness pendant

Summary

Metal detecting recovered a Late Saxon or early medieval mount and a medieval harness pendant. The harness pendant has a counter relief butterfly design picked out in enamel and gilding.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 75 01
Map Sheet:TF70SE
Parish:GOODERSTONE, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

August 2001. Metal detecting.
Late Saxon or early medieval mount (S3).
Medieval harness pendant (S2).
See (S1) and (S2) by Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 4 March 2003.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 900 AD to 1000 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (13th Century to 14th Century - 1250 AD to 1400 AD)

Associated Finds

  • STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon to Medieval - 851 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BROOCH (Late Saxon - 900 AD to 1000 AD)
  • HARNESS PENDANT (13th Century to 14th Century - 1250 AD to 1400 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Document: 2001. FINDS REPORT Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service Copper alloy STRAP FITTING.
<S2>Unpublished Document: 2001. FINDS REPORT Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service Copper alloy HARNESS PENDANT.
<S3>Illustration: Wreathall, D.. 2002. Drawing of a Late Saxon or Early Medieval mount.. Card. 2:1.
<S4>Illustration: Wreathall, D.. 2002. Drawing of a medieval copper alloy harness pendant.. Card. 2:1.

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