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POST MEDIEVAL JEWS HARP

A copper alloy jews harp of post medieval date, c. 1500 to 1800.The object is missing its iron prong. The object is lyre shaped in plan with a circular head and two arms projecting. The object is lozenge shaped in section which is fairly typical. There is a small groove on the circular head which would have held the prong. There are several examples recorded on the PAS database, see IOW-31C436 and…