WEIGHT

Unique ID: LIN-A51D44

Object type certainty: Certain
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A crude lead weight of medieval or post-medieval date. The weight is oval in plan and has a small hole through the centre.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Exactly AD 1300
Date to: Exactly AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Length: 28 mm
Width: 23 mm
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 17.44 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st April 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Adam Daubney - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Adam Daubney - [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]

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands
County: Lincolnshire
District: East Lindsey
To be known as: Skidbrooke area

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]

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Created: Wednesday 9th May 2012
Updated: Thursday 10th May 2012

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