Object Title

Finger Scales

Finger Scales

Date

1590-1610

Object Number

III.4392 b

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Consisting of 2 scales overlapping outwards, and secured to fragments of the leather glove by 2 externally flush rivets at the upper end. Each scale is medially ridged with an additional ridge on either side. The upper edge of each scale has cropped corners. The lower edge is slightly chamfered. The upper edge It is externally bright.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Max. length: 3.4 cm. ( 1.3 in.), Max. Width: 2.7 cm. ( 1.1 in.), Weight: 0.005 kg. ( * * oz.)

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places Europe