NLM5766: Weight.
5766

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NLM5766

Object type certainty: Certain
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Viking lead weight, with Anglo-Saxon coin inset, probably King Wiglaf of Mercia (830-840).

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 900
Date to: Ante AD 1066

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.2 mm
Width: 21.1 mm
Thickness: 8.4 mm
Weight: 23.44 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Secondary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: HUMBERSIDE SCAWBY

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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