BOOK MOUNTS

MISCELLANEOUS

Miscellaneous.

Not sure what these are.
Most of these came with other lots.
Strap end or buckle plate
with wriggle work

Object
: Strap end
Culture: Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material:
Size: 30mm length
Notes: Wriggle work around the edges. 2 rivets still exist. Unlikely to be strap end because of the rolled end, possible buckle plate although no allowance is made for the pin. Unsure as to purpose of artifact.
Rolled tube
with decorated grooves


Object
: Rolled tube
Culture: Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material: Brass
Size: 40mm length
Notes: Rolled tube with decorative lines etched. UK Metal Detecting Group.
Possible insignia

Object: Military insignia/brooch?
Culture: Medieval. 1300-1500
Country/Area of Origin: England
Material: Bronze
Size: 45mm high
Notes: Like nothing I've seen anywhere. Very similar item sold on ebay as "Medieval Equestrian Belt Fitting Decoration ALS 106"

No idea what this is?
Harness fitting?

Object: No idea. Came with other items in a group.
Culture: Medieval?
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material: Brass
Size: 28mm diameter
Notes: Circular disc with raised central circle. Singular square piercing. UK Metal Detecting Group.

Small metal ring, could be anything

Object
: Metal ring
Culture: Medieval?
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material: Brass
Size: 13mm diameter
Notes: UK Metal Detecting Group. Came with other items in a group. Unremarkable round metal ring.
Girdle hook? Book clasp?

Object
: Girdle hook?
Culture: Medieval. 14th-15th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material: Bronze
Size: 15mm wide
Notes: Uncertain item, possible girdle hook or book clasp. UK Metal Detecting Group find.

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