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Belt mounts & Strap eyelets 63
Bar mounts, shaped belt mounts, strap eyelets

Belt mounts - bar mounts - 5
Belt mount
bar with knops
BM05


Object
: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: England
Material: Silver
Size: 18mm
Weight: 0.63g

Notes: Possible function as a strap eyelet based on the size of the central piercing. Cast construction with 2 piercings for rivets on the terminal lobes which are not present. Large central piercing which may be for buckle pin. Identical to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, London. Item
Belt mount
bar with knops
BM06


Object
: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: Malton Yorkshire England
Material: Copper alloy
Size: 33mm
Weight: 2.31g

Notes: Superb medieval copper alloy belt attachment mount found in England 1970s L67m. Cast construction. 2 piercings for rivets on the terminal lobes which are not present. Large central piercing which may be for buckle pin. Identical to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, London. Item
Belt mount
bar
with knops
BM32


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
31mm x 9mm
Weight: 2.35g

Notes:
Superb medieval copper alloy belt attachment mount found in England. Cast construction, 2 piercings for rivets on the terminal lobes, which only 1 is present. Large central piercing which may be for buckle pin. Identical to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, London. Item
Belt mount
bar
with knops
BM31


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
31mm x 10mm
Weight: 2.1g

Notes:
Copper alloy belt attachment mount found in England. Cast construction. 2 piercings for rivets on the terminal lobes which are not present. Large central piercing which may be for buckle pin. Identical to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, London. Item
Belt mount
bar
with knops
BM30


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
25mm x 8mm
Weight: 2.04g

Notes:
Copper alloy belt attachment mount found in England. Cast construction. 2 piercings for rivets on the terminal lobes which are not present. Large central piercing which may be for buckle pin. Identical to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, London. Item
Belt mounts - shaped mounts - 58
Belt fragment
with 3 domed mounts

BM01

Object
: Belt fragment
Culture: Medieval. 14th-15th century
Country/Area of Origin: England
Material: leather, brass
Size: 10mm individual mount diameter
Size: 34mm x 12mm for entire piece
Weight: 4.36g

Notes: Leather belt comprises of two layers of very thin leather with circular brass mounts which pierce both layers with an integral rove. Mounts are individually 10mm diameter. Similar to MoL Egan & Pritchard Dress Accessories, Item 824, Swan Lane, Upper Thames Street, London.
Belt mount
rectangular with 2 rivets
BM02


Object
: Belt mount- rectangular
Culture: Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: England
Material: ?, gold gilding
Size: 10mm x 20mm
Weight: 1.32g

Notes: Rectangular plaque has a single groove around the edge. There are 2 surviving rivets. A large amount of gold gilding still remains.
Belt mount
Shaped

BM20


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Europe
Material: Silver, gold gilding
Size:
22mm x 15mm
Weight: 3.58g

Notes: Ex De Jong Collection. Belt mount shaped with a central bar with central lobe and shaped ends. There are 2 piercings for rivets which are both absent. Cast construction.

Belt Mount
raspberry or rose
BM07


Object
: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th - 15th century
Country/Area of Origin: York, England
Material: Copper alloy
Size: 10mm
Weight: 1.49g

Notes: Mount has a large central circle with 6 smaller circles around the outside in a style either called "rose" or "raspberry". There is a central post on the back which is used for mounting which appears to be integral. Described as "Superb Post Medieval copper alloy flower mount found in England 1970s L244."

Belt mount
Scallop shell

BM19


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
20mm x 10mm
Weight: 0.98g

Notes:
Scallop-shaped belt mount. Pressed sheet metal construction with hollow back. 2 piercings for rivets which are both absent. There is a singular piercing with the rivet in situ.

Belt mount
King's head
BM08

Object: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size: 15mm x 20mm
Weight: 1.91g

Notes: King's head shaped belt mount. Good condition, Singular piercing for rivet which survives. Copper alloy mount. Cast construction. Singular rivet of diameter 1.9mm and length 2.8mm set centrally on the back. The display face presents an anthropomorphic if schematic crowned head with horizontal eyes and mouth in relief. Similar to PAS Item Record ID: NLM-119E2A Object type: MOUNT Broad period: MEDIEVAL County: Lincolnshire and PAS Item Record ID: BERK-5F56BF Object type: MOUNT Broad period: MEDIEVAL County: Oxfordshire.

Belt mount
King's head

BM28


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:17mm
x 13mm
Weight: 2.37g

Notes:
King's head shaped belt mount. Good condition, Singular piercing for rivet which survives. Copper alloy mount. Cast construction with hollowed out back. The display face presents an anthropomorphic crowned head with almost indistinguishable eyes and mouth in relief. Similar to PAS Item Record ID: NLM-119E2A Object type: MOUNT Broad period: MEDIEVAL County: Lincolnshire and PAS Item Record ID: BERK-5F56BF Object type: MOUNT Broad period: MEDIEVAL County: Oxfordshire.
Belt mount
King's head

BM29


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
18mm x 15mm
Weight: 1.75g

Notes:
King's head shaped belt mount. Good condition, Singular piercing for rivet which survives. Copper alloy mount. Cast construction with hollow back. The display face presents an anthropomorphic crowned head with horizontal eyes and mouth in relief. Crown is presented as a trilobed. Similar to PAS Item Record ID: NLM-119E2A Object type: MOUNT Broad period: MEDIEVAL County: Lincolnshire and PAS Item Record ID: BERK-5F56BF Object type: MOUNT Broad period: MEDIEVAL County: Oxfordshire.
Belt mount
Fleur-de-lys

BM24


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
18mm x 14mm
Weight: 1.46g

Notes: Cast construction with two piercings for rivets, one of which remains. Three rows of circles form a raised collar on the lower part on the body of the mount. Similar
to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, Billingsgate lorry park, London. Item 1084.
Belt mount
Fleur-de-lys
BM09


Object
: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: England
Material: Copper alloy
Size: 11mm x 15mm
Weight: 0.69g

Notes: Cast construction. 2 piercings for rivets which are not present.
Three rows of squares form a raised collar on the lower part on the body of the mount. Identical to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, Billingsgate lorry park, London. Item 1084
Belt mount
die struck with letters

BM10

Object
: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: England
Material: traces of gold gilding
Size: 23mm x 15mm
Weight: 0.91g

Notes: Die struck belt mount with letters. Rectangular plaque has a border around the edge. The lettering is indistinct. Large central piercing. There are no surviving rivets. Remains of gilding are present. Similar in style to Item NM278 13th century IHS plaque from a coffer, Medieval Artefacts, Nigel Rees.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM54


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
2mm x 0.8mm
Weight: 0.96g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which are both absent. There are 4 decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM14

Object
: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th cenury
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material:
Size: 15mm x 8mm
Weight: 0.96g

Notes: Part of a Metal Detecting Group find from the UK. Cast construction with a hollow back. The central lobe is ball shaped with 4 horizontal grooves. It has 2 piercings for rivets, one of which remains.

Belt mount
with central lobe
BM15

Object: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval, 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material:
Size: 15mm x 8mm
Weight: 1.0g

Notes: Cast construction with hollow back. The central lobe has 5 grooves etched horizontally. There are two piercings for rivets on each terminus, one of which remains.

Belt mount
with central lobe

BM16


Object
: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval, 14th-15th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material:
Size: 20mm x 12mm
Weight: 1.62

Notes: Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are 5 decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre and lighter ones vertically across them..
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM49


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
18mm x 9mm
Weight: 1.29g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are a large number of crudely cross hatched lines across the body of the cantral ball.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM50


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
16mm x 9mm
Weight: 1.6g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are 4 decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre ball.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM51


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
10mm x 8mm
Weight: 1.01g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets, of which only one remains. There are a number of decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre and lighter ones vertically across them. Further comments will be added post cleaning as there is a substantial amount of mud obscuring the details.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM52


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
15mm x 8mm
Weight: 1.2g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. There are 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are 3 deep decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre of the ball.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM53


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
23mm x 12mm
Weight: 3g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are 6 decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre and lighter ones vertically across them..
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM55


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
2omm x 10mm
Weight: 1.61g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are 6 deep decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre of the ball.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM56


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
15mm x 10mm
Weight: 0.79g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are a number of decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre and lighter ones vertically across them.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM58


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
19mm x 8mm
Weight: 1.37g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are 5 decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre ball.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM59


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
14mm x 10mm
Weight: 1.48g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are faint traces of 3 decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre and lighter ones vertically across them.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM60


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
15mm x 8mm
Weight: 1.06g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets, one of which remains. There is crude crosshatching across the entirety of the central ball.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM62


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: England, UK
Material:
Size:
16mm x 8mm
Weight: 1.32g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets which both remain. There are no decorative grooves either horizontally or vertically.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM63


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
19mm x 10mm
Weight: 1.51g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. 2 piercings for rivets of which only one remains. There are 5 decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre ball.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM57


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent. England, UK
Material:
Size:
18mm x 11mm
Weight: 1.48g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. Large single piercing which may be to accomodate a buckle pin. 2 piercings for rivets, one of which is present. There are 4 decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre and lighter ones vertically across them.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM61


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
22mm x 12mm
Weight: 1.56g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe. Large irregular shaped central piercing in the central ball. 2 piercings for rivets which are both absent. There are 4 deep decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM48


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
24mm x 11mm
Weight: 2.85g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollow back. Large round central lobe situated on a vertical bar. 2 piercings for rivets which both do not remain. There are 7 decorative grooves etched horizontally across the centre and lighter ones vertically across them. There is a large central piercing which may have been to accommodate a buckle pin.
Belt mount
zoomorphic

BM25


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
16mm x 10mm
Weight: 1.88g

Notes: Cast construction with hollowed out back. Singluar piercing for rivet which remains. Usually described as "zoomorphic" but seems like an artichoke to me. Upper of mount had cross hatching with the lower having horizontal lines on the inward tapered lower.
Belt mount
zoomorphic

BM26


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
19 x 13mm
Weight: 2.79g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollowed out back. Singluar piercing for rivet which does not remain. Upper of mount has crude cross hatching with the lower having a horizontal line above the inward tapered lower which may represent the dished face of an animal.
Belt mount
zoomorphic

BM27


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
15mm x 9mm
Weight: 1.38g

Notes:
Cast construction with hollowed out back. Singluar piercing for rivet which remains. Upper of mount has crude cross hatching with the lower having a horizontal line above the inward tapered lower which may represent the dished face of an animal.
Belt or harness mount
large flower
BM03


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval - 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: Britain, UK.
Material: gold gilded bronze
Size:
24mm in diameter and 7mm thick
Weight: 9.96g

Notes: Raised central bevel flower with possible fleur-de-lys around the scalloped edge. From a private collection gathered in the 1980's. Four posts affix the mount, three of which are remaining. The mount is in Very Fine condition. The posts to attach the mounts are 15mm in length where unbroken. Size of this mount makes it suitable for a man's belt or harness fitting.
Belt mount
large acorn
BM04


Object
: Belt mount- acorn
Culture: 15th century. Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Norfolk, England
Material: Copper alloy
Size: 25mmx 400mm
Weight: 6.84g

Notes: Unusually large mount for a belt. There are two fixings on the back, one of which remains. Cast in one piece. The lower half of the mount represents the acorn cup and is cross-hatched to resemble the an acorn cup. The half representing the acorn is smoooth, plain and undecorated. The two halves are divided by a raised band. The reverse is plain and undecorated. Almost identical to PAS object: MOUNT. Unique ID: WMID-87E6F6. An complete copper alloy strap fitting or belt mount of Post Medieval date (AD 1500 to AD 1700). https://finds.org.uk/database/artefacts/record/id/872494.
Belt mount
Square
BM11


Object
: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th-15th century
Country/Area of Origin: England
Material: Bronze
Size: 24mm x 24mm
Weight: 8.5g

Notes: Central boss radiating angled grooves. Hollow back. Identical to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, Billingsgate lorry park, London. Item 1072. Two prongs originally fastened the mount, one of which remains.

Belt mount
sexfoil
BM12

Object: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size: 15mm diameter
Weight: 0.79g

Notes: Construction is pressed metal with a hollow back. The 6 petalled flower shape is raised with a domed centre which is further raised. There is a central piercing for a rivet which is not present. Similar to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, Billingsgate Lorry Park, London. Item 1011.

Strap eyelet
sexfoil shaped
BM17

Object: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material:
Size: 15mm diameter

Weight: 0.35g

Notes: Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The 6 petalled flower shape is raised with a shallow dome in the centre. There is a central piercing for a rivet which is not present. Two piercings for rivets are present and one rivet remains. More than likely used to surround buckle pin holes. This is identical to the Archer's wrist guard eyelet strap hole (p229. fig 143 MoL Dress Accessories from a private collection, date and location not specified.)

Belt mount
sexfoil
BM18

Object: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size: 15mm diameter
Weight: 0.45g

Notes: Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The 6 petalled flower shape is raised with a domed centre which is further raised. One lobe is slightly damaged. There is a central piercing for a rivet which is not present. Similar to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, Billingsgate Lorry Park, London. Item 1011.

Belt mount
Quatrefoil

BM38


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
15mm x 15mm
Weight: 0.54g

Notes:
Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The 4 petalled flower shape is raised with a domed centre which is further raised. Each lobe has a circle impressed into it. One lobe is slightly damaged. There is a central piercing for a rivet which is not present.
Belt mount
Sexfoil

BM39


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
15mm x 15mm
Weight: 0.59g

Notes:
Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The flower is off centre to the metal and hasn't been trimmed. The 6 petalled flower shape is raised with a domed centre which is further raised. Each lobe has a circle impressed into it. There is a central piercing for a rivet which remains.
Belt mount
Sexfoil

BM40


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent. England, UK
Material:
Size:
14mm x 14mm
Weight: 0.60g

Notes:
Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The flower is off centre to the metal and hasn't been trimmed. The 6 petalled flower shape is raised with a domed centre which is further raised. Each lobe has a circle impressed into it. There is a central piercing for a rivet which is not present.
Belt mount
Sexfoil

BM42


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
12mm x 12mm
Weight: 0.31g

Notes:
Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The flower is off centre to the metal and hasn't been trimmed. The 6 petalled flower shape is raised with a domed centre which is further raised. Each lobe has a circle impressed into it. There is a central piercing for a rivet which remains.
Belt mount
Shape uncertain

BM43


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
14mm x 14mm
Weight:

Notes:
Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The shape is raised with a domed centre. The original shape of the mount is uncertain. There is a central piercing for a rivet which remains.
Belt mount
Sexfoil

BM37


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Cpooer alloy
Size:
15mm x 20mm
Weight: 0.73g

Notes:
Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The 6 petalled flower shape is raised with a domed centre which is further raised. One lobe is slightly damaged. There is a central piercing for a rivet which is not present. Similar to MoL Dress Accessories, Pritchard & Egan, Billingsgate Lorry Park, London. Item 1011
Belt mount
Sexfoil

BM33


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
20mm x 20mm
Weight: 0.48g

Notes:
Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The 6 petalled flower shape is raised with a domed centre which is further raised. Each lobe has a circular indentation close to the central piercing. One lobe is damaged. There is a central hole which may not be a deliberate piercing. Two piercings are present with one rivet remaining in situ.
Belt mount
with central lobe

BM34


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
20mm x 20mm
Weight: 0.84g

Notes:
Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The 6 petalled flower shape is raised with a domed centre which is further raised. Each lobe has a circular indentation close to the central piercing. One lobe is damaged. There is a central hole which may not be a deliberate piercing. Two piercings are present with one rivet remaining in situ.
Belt mount
Quatrefoil

BM41


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
12mm x 12m x 5mm high
Weight: 0.60g

Notes:
Construction is pressed sheet metal with a hollow back. The 4 lobed flower shape is raised with a domed centre. One lobe is slightly damaged. There is a central piercing for a rivet which is not present.
Belt mount
Sexfoil

BM46


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
15mm x 15mm
Weight: 1.07g

Notes:
Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. 6 petalled flower shape with raised centre. There are 2 piercings for rivets with both rivets remaining in situ.

Belt mount
sexfoil
BM13

Object: Belt mount
Culture: Medieval. 14th century
Country/Area of Origin: UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size: 20mm diameter
Weight: 0.79g

Notes: Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. 6 petalled flower shape with raised centre. Etching on the flower petals is faintly visible. There are 2 piercings for rivets with one rivet remaining.

Belt mount
sexfoil

BM45


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: copper alloy
Size:
18mm x 18mm
Weight: 0.98g

Notes:
Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. 6 petalled flower shape with raised centre. There are 2 piercings for rivets with both rivets and washers remaining in situ. A small hole is present centrally, but unceratin if it is part of the mount or wear and tear.

Belt mount
sexfoil

BM47


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
18mm x 18mm
Weight: 0.98g

Notes:
Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. 6 petalled flower shape with raised centre. There are 2 piercings for rivets with both rivets and washers remaining in situ.

Belt mount
sexfoil

BM44


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
15mm x 15mm x 5mm high
Weight: 0.72g

Notes:
Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. 6 petalled flower shape with raised centre. There is a singular central piercing for a rivet, which is not present. the petals have a small point on each of the lobes.
Belt mount
Square, die struck

BM36


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
14mm x 14mm
Weight: 0.33g

Notes:
Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. Mount is square and roughly pressed with a row of raised circles around the border. The internal square has 4 drop shapes around a central diamond shape. There is a singular divot without being pierced.
Belt mount
square, die struck

BM35


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material: Copper alloy
Size:
13mm x 13mm x 5mm high
Weight: 0.25g

Notes:
Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. four domes are set around a central diamond with a singular piercing for a rivet. The mount is off centre and in poor condition.
Belt mount
sexfoil fleur-dy-lys

BM23


Object
:
Belt mount
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size: 20mm x 20mm

Weight: 0.38g

Notes:
Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. Central circle is flanked by a row of small circles with 6 fleur-de-lys radiating outwards. There is a singular, central piercing for a rivet, which is not present.
Belt mount?
die struck

BM22


Object
:
Belt mount?
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size: 17mm x 10mm

Weight: 0.51g

Notes:
Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. Design of uncertain nature. Two piercings are present with one rivet remaining in situ. A large piercing is present of uncertain use.
Belt mount?
die struck

BM21


Object
:
Belt mount?
Culture:
Medieval
Country/Area of Origin: Kent, England, UK
Material:
Size:
20mm x 25mm
Weight: 0.65g

Notes:
Construction is pressed metal with hollow back. Unknown design. May or may not be a belt mount. There are 2 piercings, one of which has a rivet remaining in site.

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