LANCUM-E4B787: Post-Medieval Weight with cart-wheel penny impression (obverse, reverse)

Rights Holder: Lancashire County Council
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WEIGHT

Unique ID: LANCUM-E4B787

Object type certainty: Certain
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18th century lead weight with the impression of a 'cartwheel penny' from 1797. It is uncertain whether or not the impression of the coin had something to do with the 'weight' of the item.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1797

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 45.55 g
Diameter: 40 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Ribble Valley (District)
To be known as: Ribble Valley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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

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