NLM-0B3AC9: Post-Medieval Palm Guard or Sailmaker's Glove

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THIMBLE

Unique ID: NLM-0B3AC9

Object type certainty: Certain
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Lead palm guard or sailmaker's glove. Cast D shaped plate of slightly plano-convex profile, with two deeply impressed circular patches in its convex side. The other side bears several scratches from what appears to have been a single brief episode of use. An unusually large example. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1800-1900.

Length: 82.5mm, Width: 55.2mm, Thickness: 7.7mm, Weight: c.220gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1800
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 82.5 mm
Width: 55.2 mm
Thickness: 7.7 mm
Weight: 220 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 22nd March 2016

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM32009

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
To be known as: Stillington

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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