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EARLY MEDIEVAL STRAP END

An incomplete, copper-alloy strap-end of the Early Medieval period, dating from AD 800- AD 1100.The object is tongue shaped in plan and D shaped in section. The top of the object is incomplete and has been broken, presumed in antiquity. It is rectangular and slightly stepped, there is a ridge which leads into the the design. There are no rivet holes present on the top of the object. The strap end…