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MEDIEVAL HARNESS MOUNT

Medieval cast copper alloy shield shaped mount with integrally cast rivet on the reverse. The nount has a simple cross throughout (arms of the cross extend to the edge of the mount) which is recessed, and contains some possible traces of red enamel. The surface of the mount is covered in corrosion products. The rivet is cylindrical. It is 30.32mm long, 22.69mm wide, 2.97mm thick increasing to 5.72…