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MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« 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.

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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2015, 11:59:53 AM »
Nice one mate  :)
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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #2 on: August 25, 2015, 12:08:17 PM »
Great result!  O0

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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #3 on: August 25, 2015, 12:13:22 PM »
good for you

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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #4 on: August 25, 2015, 12:37:56 PM »
Great result Peter, cracking find mate!  8) ;D
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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #5 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 ?

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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #6 on: August 25, 2015, 01:08:38 PM »
Well done Peter, that's about the 3rd item you have had claimed now !!!
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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #7 on: August 25, 2015, 01:21:43 PM »
Congratulations mate, great news :)
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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #8 on: August 25, 2015, 01:38:05 PM »
Excellent result, well saved  8)
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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #9 on: August 25, 2015, 02:51:09 PM »
That's excellent news Peter. Nice one!
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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #10 on: August 25, 2015, 03:43:03 PM »
Ye are a machine!  Well did sir ....

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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #11 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:
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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #12 on: August 25, 2015, 04:55:16 PM »
Well done Peter,..another item saved for Scotland

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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #13 on: August 25, 2015, 05:14:14 PM »
Sweeeeet news Peter. That is excellent :)
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Re: MEDIEVAL HARNESS FITTING FOUND AT KINGSBARNS,
« Reply #14 on: August 25, 2015, 06:27:31 PM »
Great result 45. Another piece of Scottish history saved for the nation.

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