|(Note: Measurements are outside max. dimensions unless stated otherwise).|
18th Century : Dutch drop ring handle with chamfered edges and flat reverse.
Height 26mm. (1")
Width 32mm. (1 1/4")
Thickness (variable) 3mm. (1/8")
Length split strap 33mm. (1 5/16")
If bending back the strap prongs, it is recommended that it is softened by annealing. (Heat to cherry red colour, and plunge into cold water).
For suitable backplate if required, see "Backplates" section.