harness pendant

When new this would probably have been gilted and helped furnish the horse of someone of high status. Such Romanesque metalwork was highly fashionable across Europe and at the time that the kingdom of Alba was evolving into the kingdom of Scotland.

  • Material/Medium: n/a
  • Date: 11th or 12th century
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  • Accession number: 2013.16
  • Category: Archaeology
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