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POST MEDIEVAL DRESS HOOK

Post medieval cast copper alloy dress hook, Read Class E, Type 5, 16th/17th century. Openwork trefoil mount with moulded decoration formed from an unhatched Hungerford knot with a pellet at each running end of the ‘cord’, with transverse bar above; the hook is complete. Patchy black & green surface flaking off in places exposing grey-purple surface. Length 27.1mm, width 19.0mm, thickness not inclu…