Context: Feature 7, which is a
4’ by 3’ trash pit.
Context Date Range: 1699- c. 1712
Metal: Copper alloy
Tine Length: Unmeasurable
Leather Thickness: Unmeasurable
This relatively large symmetrical ornament has broken tines, but if they
were long, as tends to be the case on long, narrow, symmetrical ornaments,
then it was probably a “keeper” which is like a metal belt
loop to hold down a loose strap end.