NMS-0412C2: Medieval lead seal

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Unique ID: NMS-0412C2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Medieval Lead seal matrix, flat with slight median rib ending in slightly squashed perforated lug at upper edge on reverse. Circular, diameter 28mm. a crude bust facing dexter within two interlaced concave-sided five-pointed stars. + S’ IOh’IS FIL’ PETRI (Seal of John son of Peter). Five linked oblique lines forming zig-zag line with pellet in each triangular space as a filler at end of inscription.

Inscription: + S' IOh' IS FIL' PETRI

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1066
Date to: AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 28 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ellen Bales
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Waveney (District)
To be known as: Corton

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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