The Harkstead Mount
- Art Funded
- 6.5 x 4.5 cm
- Nicholas Wright
The mount is cast and chip carved, gilded on the front and with some evidence of tinning on the back. It is related to a group of brooches of the trefoil type,derived from Carolingian baldric decorations and particularly popular in Denmark and Norway.
Found at Harkstead, Suffolk; Nicholas Wright.