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Unique ID: NMGW3249

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Perforated, cylindrical, cast lead weight. Diameter 24mm, thickness 8mm, weight 18.4 grams. Crudely cast weights are difficult to date - archaeologically excavated examples range in date from the medieval period until the nineteenth century.


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Subsequent actions

Current location of find: returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1066
Date to: Ante AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 8 mm
Weight: 18.4 g
Diameter: 24 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st April 1999

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMGWPA: 99.11.10

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Pembrokeshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Pembrokeshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Penally (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SS1199
Four figure Latitude: 51.657924
Four figure longitude: -4.733853
1:25K map: SS1199
1:10K map: SS19NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 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: 8 years ago

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