Anglo-Norman 'Rotating' Swivel Mount 023852

Anglo-Norman 'Rotating' Swivel Mount 023852
Anglo-Norman 'Rotating' Swivel Mount
Copper-alloy, 19.49 grams, 38.95 mm. 11th-12th century AD. A pair of cast copper-alloy swivel-mount rings, each loop formed as a pair of opposed zoomorphic heads clutching the swivel-half in its jaws. Reference: cf. Hammond, B. British Artefacts Volume 3 - Late Saxon, Late Viking & Norman, p.99-100, items 1.13o-s. Very fine condition, complete and articulated. Provenance: found Tilbury, Essex, UK.

 
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