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EARLY MEDIEVAL STIRRUP

Cast copper alloy Early Medieval stirrup mount, Williams' Class A, no type. The mount is lozenged shaped, with two knops to either side. It is 53.62mm long, 31.28mm at its widest point, 3.46mm thick and weighs 25.03g. The apex loop is complete, subcircular and 15mm long. The upper surface would have been smooth, but is now fairly abraded. It is decorated with a crude design of an incised line that…