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POST MEDIEVAL DRESS FASTENER (DRESS)

Treasure Case 2012 T77 Post Medieval dress fittingDescription: Post Medieval silver-gilt 'eye' element from a two piece hooked clasp. The fitting is sub-triangular in plan with a 'D' shaped loop extending from the upper edge, and a circular attachment hole in each corner of the triangular plate, probably used to sew the fitting onto an item of clothing. The upper surface has a cast design, of a …