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VESSEL

Unique ID: NMGW3243

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Fragment of a crudely cast lead alloy (pewter) pot leg from a vessel such as a skillet, ewer or cauldron. The fragment consists of the upper part of the leg. Pot legs of this type were used during the medieval and post-medieval periods. Length (minimum) 53mm, width 47mm, weight 81.2 grams.

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Class: Pot Leg

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 53 mm
Width: 47 mm
Weight: 81.2 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1999

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMGWPA: 99.14.15

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
District: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Llantwit Major (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SS9768
Four figure Latitude: 51.401647
Four figure longitude: -3.482074
1:25K map: SS9768
1:10K map: SS96NE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: returned to finder
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMGW
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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