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MEDIEVAL HARNESS MOUNT

A Medieval copper alloy harness pendant suspension mount dating from 1250 - 1400 AD. It is square in plan and domed in profile with a hollow reverse. In the centre of the reverse is a single integral mounting spike. Projecting from the lower edge of the mount is a tab with a wide slot through the middle, which is folded back on itself to form two loops or hinges from which the harness pendant woul…