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POST MEDIEVAL BRIDLE FITTING

A tinned copper alloy bridle snaffle bit mount, dating to the Post Medieval period AD1600-1800. The mount is circular in shape with a central dome and flanged edge. There are two rivet holes, one at the top of the mount, the other at the bottom. A beaded border runs around the flange and on the dome there is an image of St George slaying the dragon.St George was one of the fourteen Holy Helpers an…