Sword belt mount 1500-1700
Copper alloy. Formed of two pieces that hook together. Cusped decoration on edges and vertical ridges with roped decoration. Similar to the remaining half recorded in Portable Antiquities Scheme as WAW-1562E8. Read type 1. Read 2008: 208-209, refs: 753-755 Hooked-Clasps and Eyes: A classification and Catalogue of Sharp-or Blunt-hooked claps and Miscellaneous Hooks, Eyes, Rings or Toggles. Together with some related similar parts of others. One apparently tinned.
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