Object Title

Terminal Thumb scale

Terminal Thumb scale

Date

1595-1605

Object Number

III.4378

Provenance

Probably old Tower collection. Found in Waterloo Attic Room B.

Physical Description

Curved to the thumb. The lower edge is rounded and bevilled. The upper edge is slightly concave. The upper end is pierced by a flattened iron rivet which retains a fragment of the leather glove.
The external surface has been acid cleaned.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Max. length: 2.3 cm. ( 1.9 in.), Max. Width: 2.4 cm. ( 1.95 in.), Weight: * * kg. ( * * oz.)

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places Europe

Notes

Possibly from the same gauntlet as III.4379