Unknown (finial?)

Object Number: 
INV.13811ab
Date: 
19th century
Medium: 
Tinned sheet iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 2 3/4 in. ( 20.3 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Hollow tapering shaft with round knop at base and circular umbrella like attachment.
Gallery Label: 
This object is likely to be a finial to something possibly a weathervane or a ring sizer.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group