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WEIGHT

Unique ID: WILT-2485D7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

An undatable (Roman-Post-Medieval) conical lead weight, measuring 13.52mm in height and 13.22mm in diameter at the base. It weighs 8.66g. The apex is slightly flattened (c.5mm diameter).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Height: 13.52 mm
Weight: 8.66 g
Diameter: 13.22 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 9th August 2010 - Monday 11th October 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 3535

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of Roman (probably) weight

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West
County: Wiltshire
District: Wiltshire
To be known as: Salisbury

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: Friday 10th December 2010
Updated: Tuesday 14th December 2010

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