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Unique ID: DENO-CFB9C2
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A complete copper alloy (possibly brass) medieval thimble, it is dome-shaped in form and has small holes, indicating use with narrow gauge needles. The holes are distributed fairly irregularly in a clockwise spiral, indicating an early date, (AD 1400 -1550). The thimble weighs 6.88g. It has a diameter of 19.8mm at the base and a height of 21.7mm. There are two small notches in the rim of the base, on opposite sides.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Height: 21.7 mm
Weight: 6.8 g
Diameter: 19.8 mm
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Other reference: Derby E8184
4 Figure: SK8153
Four figure Latitude: 53.06810859
Four figure longitude: -0.79259246
1:25K map: SK8153
1:10K map: SK85SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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