NLM5689: Figurine.

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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Unique ID: NLM5689

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Small lead cast animal figure, sitting bird, dove? No attachments.


Checked following Sophie Catley. Dating changed from 'Medieval 1066-1540' to 'Unknown, Roman to Medieval, 43-1540'. Drawing ref. added.


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 43
Date to: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.1 mm
Width: 45.7 mm
Thickness: 17.6 mm
Weight: 43.46 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM3015

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration style: Zoomorphic

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: Scunthorpe area 1

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: About one year ago

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