- Museum number
Silver pear-shaped pendant, with single cable border, suspension loop, and claws holding a black stone, jet. The jet is carved in a shape of a scallop shell, now damaged. Back plain.
- Production date
- late 15th century - early 16th century
Height: 18 millimetres
Width: 12 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Jet souvenirs were collected by pilgrims to the shrine of Santiago de Compostela from the middle ages. The scallop shell is the symbol of St James the Greater who is venerated there. Jet tested at BM.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Treasure/PAS number: 2012T122 (Treasure number)
Treasure/PAS number: SUR-A6D001 (PAS Database number)