LANCUM-D71C73: Late/Post-Medieval lead alloy weight (D71C73)

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: LANCUM-D71C73

Object type certainty: Certain
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Cast lead-alloy weight of double-conical shape ('do-nut'), possibly a spindle whorl. Both sides are decorated with a random pattern composed of dots and line, all in relief.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1500
Date to: Ante AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 30.19 mm
Width: 29.89 mm
Thickness: 7.68 mm
Weight: 36.71 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st September 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Madley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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