A gilded copper alloy mount with approximately eight projecting pierced lugs. The mount was found in three pieces and is incomplete. It may originally have been domed, but most of the dome is missing. It has been suggested that it was a shield boss.
- circa 800 — 1100
- Viking Objects
- Derby Museum and Art Gallery
- copper_alloy, decorative, Derby_Museums, Derbyshire, gilded, mount, Repton, shield, shield boss, warfare
You can see the original at Derby Museum and Art Gallery.
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Image (c) Derby Museums 2019