Pendant mounts & purse hangers

Arched pendant mount
with central leaf motif


Object
: Pendant mount
Culture: Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: England
Material:
Size: 50mm x 12mm

Notes: Belt hanger. Two arches of similar size with a central leaf motif and knop terminuses. Both bar mounts are absent. Cast construction.

Arched pendant mount
with


Object
: Pendant mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: England
Material:
Size: 17mm x 10mm

Notes: Belt hanger. Cast construction. The central arch is larger than the two flanking ones with a collar terminus. Both bar mounts are absent. Similar to MoL Egan & Pritchard Dress Accessories, Item 1198 found Billingsgate lorry park, London.

Pendant mount
with quatrefoil

Object: Pendant mount
Culture: Medieval. 13th - 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: Britain. UK.
Material: Bronze
Size: 32mm x 22mm

Notes: Quatrefoil pendant shaped hanger is complete and unbroken. It pivots freely on the rivet. The quatrefoil has a round ball shape on each of the lobes. A single large rivet is remaining. Identical to Item , London, MoL Dress Accessories, Egan & Pritchard. This comes from a small collection formed in the 1980's in Britain.

Pendant mount
with quatrefoil

Object: Pendant mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK.
Material: Copper alloy
Size: 32mm x 19mm

Notes: Quatrefoil pendant shaped hanger is complete and unbroken. 2 rivets are remaining. Identical to Item 1189, Billingsgate Lorry Park, London, MoL Dress Accessories, Egan & Pritchard.

Pendant mount

Object: Pendant mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th - 15th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK.
Material: Bronze
Size: 32mm x 19mm

Notes: Pendant hanger is complete and unbroken. Two rivets remain. Hanger body tapers towards the hook with the strap end terminating in a single concave arch. The hook turns towards the strap indicating that it may be one of a pair of suspension pieces for a purse hanger.

Pendant mount

Object: Pendant mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th - 15th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK.
Material: Bronze
Size: 34mm x 12mm

Notes: Pendant hanger is complete and unbroken. A single rivet remains and a piercing for a further rivet is present.
Hanger body tapers towards the hook with the strap end terminating in a double arch. The hook turns towards the strap indicating that it may be one of a pair of suspension pieces for a purse hanger.

Pendant mount

Object: Pendant mount
Culture: Medieval. 13th - 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: Thames, UK.
Material: Bronze
Size: 34mm x 12mm
Weight:

Notes: Pendant hanger is complete and unbroken. Two rivets remain..Hanger body tapers towards the hook with the strap end terminating in a double arch. The hook turns towards the strap indicating that it may be one of a pair of suspension pieces for a purse hanger.

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