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MEDIEVAL MOUNT

Medieval cast copper alloy mount (probably). In the form of a scallop shell with a double collared knop projecting from the rounded edge; the opposite edge is broken; the projecing knop is also broken and curves to the back slightly. Length 21.7mm, width (widest part) 15.1mm, width (top) 5.2mm, width (projecting knop) 9.5mm, thickness 2.0mm, weight 2.03g.Shell design found on medieval mounts such …