Medieval Heraldic Horse Harness Pendant Crusader Cross
This is a wonderful medieval bronze horse harness pendant, dating to the 13th - 14th century. It is decorated with a swinging cross, within a quatrefoil frame. Such a pendant would have been attached to the elaborate leather harness, of a knightly steed.
OBJECT: Harness Pendant
DATE: c. 13th - 14th century A.D.
SIZE: 36mm x 20mm x 8mm
WEIGHT: 8.31 grams
PROVENANCE: Originally found in Exeter, Ex. Gloucester Collection.