NAIL

Unique ID: YORYM-FE2B02

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete cast lead nail of uncertain date. The hail has a flattened circular head and square sectioned shaft. The shaft tapers to a worn point which is slightly bent.
The metal is a mid greyish-brown colour and is worn. The nail is 46.3mm long, 11.1mm in diameter at the head and weighs 13.6g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Dimensions and weight

Length: 46.3 mm
Weight: 13.6 g
Diameter: 11.1 mm
Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

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

A resized image of Uncertain Date : Nail

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire And The Humber
County: York
District: York
To be known as: Strensall

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Created: Monday 6th February 2012
Updated: Tuesday 7th February 2012

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