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POST MEDIEVAL DRESS HOOK

Post medieval dress hook; incomplete cast copper alloy dress hook of probable 16th century date. This fragment is the plate of the dress hook, with both the top loop and the bottom hook missing. The plate is of openwork design, having a central floral design surrounded by 7 sub-circular loops.Length 24.1mm, width 17.5mm, thickness 1.5mm, weight 1.68gRef: Compare Bailey, pages 95 (Figure 12), espec…