Object Title

Sheath - Sheath locket

Sheath - Sheath locket

Date

1500-1530

Object Number

X.588 B

Provenance

Found in the Thames at Southwark

Physical Description

All that remains is the locket made of copper alloy consisting of a sheet formed into a flat tube down one edge, having a medial ridge on the outside and a horizontal suspension loop on the inside, and at the mouth a deformed semicircular projection, concave on the outside with a notched edge and decorated with an applied spiral wire like a coil spring.

Materials

Dimensions

OverallLength56mm
OverallWeight20g
OverallWidth46mm

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Notes

For previous location history, see under general entry for this number (excluding LSD/6).