Decorated harness mount

This small mount was a decorative attachment on a horse's harness.  The design would have been highlighted in red, yellow and blue enamel.  The design suggestes contacts with Ireland and the object may have been made in Ireland.   Circular hollow-backed mount with four lugs.  Quatrefoil design on the face, raised to take enamel (now absent).  This is a broken attachment lug or fitting on the underside.
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Dimensions :
diameter 20mm, thickness 0.6mm
Materials :
copper alloy
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Accession number :
WIWMS 2002.16
Copyright :
Dumfries & Galloway Council
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