For sword and dagger belts. Roman legionaries belts were mounted with a series of these bronze mounts to stiffen and provide a measure of protection from sword and axe cuts. A form of plate armor. Have two sets, each with three mounts. The smallest, first half of the century, the second, universal for the century and the third, second half of the century. Largest, 1 7/8” height. Each set of three.