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Title: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: budge1 on August 25, 2015, 11:52:06 AM
Just had an email from QLTR about my half of the harness fitting so would think Sij would have the same enail today.
TREASURE TROVE
MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS, FIFE

Thank you for reporting the above find. 

We write to inform you that the Crown has exercised its right to claim the item mentioned above as Treasure Trove. The Treasure Trove Unit have indicated that museum allocation of the item and an appropriate ex gratia payment will be considered by the Scottish Archaeological Finds Allocation Panel (SAFAP) at the meeting on 29 October. You will appreciate however, that some finds will take longer to conserve and identify than others and this date may change.  We will in those circumstances update you further as to the change of date.

In advance of the meeting, the Treasure Trove Unit will send you a report on your find and an indication of the figure (or range) it is suggesting as a guideline for the market value of the find in its advice to SAFAP for their consideration.  If you have any information regarding the value or otherwise of the item, which you wish the Panel to consider, please send it to TTU (Treasure Trove Unit), c/o National Museums Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh EH1 1JF. Information about what is required regarding value is attached.

Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: Marcos1 on August 25, 2015, 11:59:53 AM
Nice one mate  :)
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: Seagoon on August 25, 2015, 12:08:17 PM
Great result!  O0
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: MarkA on August 25, 2015, 12:13:22 PM
good for you
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: Silverback on August 25, 2015, 12:37:56 PM
Great result Peter, cracking find mate!  8) ;D
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: Lucky LIFE MEMBER on August 25, 2015, 01:06:20 PM
Congratulations----Fantastic recovery and an unusual one-----Certainly promotes the Kingsbarns area as being a bit special----aren't we ever so lucky to have a three day rally to look forward to in a little over four weeks time ?
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: dash on August 25, 2015, 01:08:38 PM
Well done Peter, that's about the 3rd item you have had claimed now !!!
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: FergalThang on August 25, 2015, 01:21:43 PM
Congratulations mate, great news :)
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: crepitis on August 25, 2015, 01:38:05 PM
Excellent result, well saved  8)
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: hawkeye on August 25, 2015, 02:51:09 PM
That's excellent news Peter. Nice one!
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: Uncle Bob on August 25, 2015, 03:43:03 PM
Ye are a machine!  Well did sir ....
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: Stan67 on August 25, 2015, 04:47:35 PM
I got an email aswel about the other part  :o i must be the agent lol 95% commission  ;D ;D :police:
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: wayoutwest on August 25, 2015, 04:55:16 PM
Well done Peter,..another item saved for Scotland
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: maxwell8tre on August 25, 2015, 05:14:14 PM
Sweeeeet news Peter. That is excellent :)
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: Indiana on August 25, 2015, 06:27:31 PM
Great result 45. Another piece of Scottish history saved for the nation.

Indiana ;).
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: budge1 on August 25, 2015, 06:32:04 PM
Thanks for all the comments guys, it was from the tattie field at Kingsbarns so will be looking for more parts at the rally.
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: Sij on August 25, 2015, 06:56:41 PM
Awesome! :D
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: TheJim on August 25, 2015, 07:32:50 PM
Good news Peter  :) Ive still not heard from them about the wee bit of a cross I sent them  ::)
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: billybling on August 25, 2015, 08:29:35 PM
Result Peter (and Sij) well done.
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: P0k3Rman on August 25, 2015, 08:41:00 PM
...great result Peter a superb find and always going to be claimed, well done!!
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: shug100 on August 25, 2015, 08:45:02 PM
Well done mate nice find and good news
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: Molly1 on August 25, 2015, 09:02:09 PM
That's great, well done  :D
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: s60tty on August 25, 2015, 09:18:56 PM
Great news ,well done guys it does look a bit special  8) 8)
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: DartmoorRanger on August 25, 2015, 09:49:37 PM
Great news Peter, well found mate. :)
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: budge1 on October 02, 2015, 06:59:02 PM
Just got a notification of recommended ex gratia award from TT for this find, £150.00, wasn't expecting that much, hope Sij got the same.
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: fraxis1985 on October 02, 2015, 07:01:36 PM
niceone mate, my bros is expected to get 150 for his ba axehead and im expected to get 100 for my iron age strap fitting :)
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: budge1 on October 02, 2015, 07:03:56 PM
Not a bad day all round then, well done to all.
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: TheJim on October 02, 2015, 07:27:06 PM
Nice yin Peter  ;)
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: billybling on October 02, 2015, 07:30:53 PM
Nice one Peter.
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: David on October 02, 2015, 10:24:08 PM
My dad did get something very silmilar at the rally ;) :D medieval mount
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: budge1 on May 04, 2018, 05:41:26 PM
Does anyone know how Sij is doing, is he st
ill detecting?
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: JoeCovenantLamb on May 08, 2018, 01:20:25 PM
Not a clue...

Sad times...   :-[ :-[ :-[
Title: Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
Post by: MarkRS on May 14, 2018, 04:29:03 PM
well done mate!