LANCUM-DBE606: Post-Medieval Lead Rosette

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Unique ID: LANCUM-DBE606

Object type certainty: Certain
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Cast lead ornament in the shape of a rosette. The centre piece is a flat oval surrounded by a floral border. Method of attachment unclear as no loop or lugs survive on the reverse.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Circa AD 1750
Date to: Circa AD 1950

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 37 mm
Width: 31 mm
Thickness: 6 mm
Weight: 16.71 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Keys
Identified by: Ms Lisa Keys

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Preston (District)
Parish or ward: Town Centre (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD5328
Four figure Latitude: 53.746243
Four figure longitude: -2.714151
1:25K map: SD5328
1:10K map: SD52NW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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