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POST MEDIEVAL STRAP FITTING

A cast, copper alloy artefact, probably a strap fitting linkage or similar. It consists of two elements. The first is a copper alloy loop which has a convex outer face and is hollow on the inside. The hollow is filled with concretion or corrosion products. This circular loop is fitted on the second element which is a flat rectangular loop (broken at one end) with rounded corners. The metal is slig…