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HARNESS MOUNT

Unique ID: NMS-4DC096

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Incomplete and distorted medieval gilt copper alloy harness mount, an almost flat bar of plano-convex cross-section, one end missing, broken just beyond a pair of transverse ribs, the other incomplete, in the form of a fleur-de-lis and with a rivet hole, beyond a pair of transverse ribs which project slightly from the sides. Very similar to NMS-0A8D6E. Extant length 50.7mm. Width 9.2mm, at the fleur 15.8mm. Thickness 2mm. 13th - 14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 50.7 mm
Width: 15.8 mm
Thickness: 2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 15th December 2015 - Monday 12th December 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 18868
Other reference: SB020217

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Gilded

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Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 1 week, 6 days ago
Updated: 1 week, 6 days ago

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