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POST MEDIEVAL MOUNT

Post Medieval (17th century) cast copper alloy decorative openwork mount or terminal. The mount is quatrefoil, with a central hole, possibly for attachment. Two of the arms are oval, with projections on their outer edges, and an openwork 'tear drop' shape. The remaining two arms are rectangular, one has two knops to either side before a worn break, while the opposing arm has no decoration, is slig…