NLM5774: Gaming Piece.
5774

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GAMING PIECE

Unique ID: NLM5774

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

Little lead cast conical object, worn. Viking game piece?

Notes:

Checked following Sophie Catley. Identification changed from 'Unidentified Object' to 'Gaming Piece [possible]' following this record. Dating completed (unamended). Ascribed culture added: 'Anglo-Scandinavian'. Drawing ref. added.

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Ascribed Culture: Anglo-Scandinavian
Date from: AD 900
Date to: AD 1066

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 11.1 mm
Weight: 5.12 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM3105

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: WEST LINDSEY

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: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

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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