Lot 1127: Viking Stirrup Mount
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 11th century AD. A bronze stirrup mount of Williams's Class C with voided plaque and eye-shaped panel above. Cf. Williams, D. Late Saxon Stirrup-Strap Mounts, York, 1997, item 487. 9.12 grams, 29mm (1 1/4"). Property of a Dutch collector; acquired from TimeLine Originals, Essex, UK, 2014; found on the Thames foreshore, 1970s-1980s. With the original certificate of authenticity, invoice and UK export licence. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Very fine condition.