The original comment on this was, "Provence is a place that I wouldn't mind visiting, but I don't think I could ever live there. They're just too brutal to their trees! I would live there in a heartbeat.
23-10-2007, after treatment. Detail showing engraved marks to indicate location of supposedly enamelled plaques(?). Traces of soft solder are visible in the same cells. Belt-fastening; silver-gilt; in the form of a square plaque with an openwork lion in the centre surrounded by double borders of rosettes; the plaque is surmounted by three Gothic canopies; at the side a hook for fastening.