MUSKET BALL

Unique ID: LVPL-6D3072

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Rally ID: 228D

Post Medieval: A complete cast spherical lead alloy shot or possible weight. Most Probably a pistol ball of 17th Century dating.

Diameter: 7.86 mm
Weight: 2.5 grams

Find was photographed.

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 1600
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 1700
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 7.86 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 13th March 2011

Rally details.

This object was found at Tattenhall 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Teresa Gilmore
Identified by: Miss Teresa Gilmore

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Tattenhall Rally ID: 228D

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy

Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

LVPL-6D3072: Post medieval: Musket / Pistol ball or shot

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Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Tattenhall Rally 2011

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Discovery circumstances: Found at Tattenhall Rally 2011

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: WMID
Created: Monday 30th January 2012
Updated: Thursday 9th January 2014 by Teresa Gilmore

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