SUR-A2FA40: Roman: Steelyard weight

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: SUR-A2FA40

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman lead steelyard weight of biconical form. Much of the embedded iron loop is missing.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27.51 mm
Weight: 102 g
Diameter: 33.83 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st June 2008 - Tuesday 1st January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 08.897

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Hook (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7355
Four figure Latitude: 51.289465
Four figure longitude: -0.954539
1:25K map: SU7355
1:10K map: SU75NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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