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MEDIEVAL MOUNT

A copper alloy casket mount, 38.7mm in length and 38.2mm wide, probably medieval in date. The mount is flat but bent – the upper half has a shallow, u-shaped notch at the end and there is also a small, broken piece of metal protruding from the side of the upper end. Either side of the bend, the front of the mount is mostly rectangular, with straight, parallel sides. The parallel-sided front contin…