Pewter Viking 'Coppergate York Helmet' Thimble. Perfect for any fan of Norse and English military history, military buff, thimble collectors etc. Found in Coppergate, York in 1982 the Helmet was found to contain the following inscription in Latin and translated as follows - In the name of our Lord Jesus, the Holy Spirit, God the Father and with all we pray, Amen. Oshere. XPI. The thimble is 27mm tall and is manufactured in traditional lead-free pewter. The thimble is presented in a clear PVC box with card insert. The card is white and is printed in orange, it shows the Coppergate Helmet and gives historical information. With a superb presentation box, this is a great item. A collectable to keep! This would make a lovely gift or treat for yourself.