Asymmetrical Mount
Finder County Date Recorded
Hidden STAFFORDSHIRE Mon January 21, 2008
Recorded By Views Validated by
Hidden 984 Rod Blunt
Material Size (mm) Date
Copper alloy 37mm long x 24mm wide x 8mm thick Circa 17th century




Description: An asymmetrical mount with moulded border decoration (very worn) and two integral pointed lugs. A substantial fragment of leather is attached.
Keywords: Asymmetrical Mount
Object Type: Mount Object Classification: Asymmetrical
Object Sub-classification: Object Description:
Object Inscription: Period: Post medieval
Date Range: Circa 17th century Primary Material: Copper alloy
Additional Material: Leather Method of Manufacture: Cast
Surface Treatment:
Weight (grams): 9.56 grams Size (mm): 37mm long x 24mm wide x 8mm thick
References: Cf. Brian Read, Metal Artefacts of Antiquity, Nos. 285-303. Comments:
Findspot: Parish of Leigh County: STAFFORDSHIRE
Recorded elsewhere: Yes. PAS: WMID-1AB7E3 Finder: Hidden
Metal Detector Used: Minelab Sovereign Elite Record validated by: Rod Blunt


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