SUR-F34854: Post medieval: One ounce provincial trade weight

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: SUR-F34854

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A one ounce trade weight, probably provincial. The only stamp is a crown above the initials GR.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1770
Date to: AD 1830

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 27.43 g
Diameter: 32.73 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 14th September 2008

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 08.1338

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: Purbeck (District)
Parish or ward: Corfe Castle (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY9682
Four figure Latitude: 50.637678
Four figure longitude: -2.057925
1:25K map: SY9682
1:10K map: SY92SE
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: Coastland

References cited

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Audit data

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

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