WAW-7D0064: WAW-7D0064

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SHOT

Unique ID: WAW-7D0064

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast lead or lead alloy shot. The shot is sub-sphereical with a small conical indentation at oppsite apexes. Joining these indentations is a double stranded groove which is incomplete. The surface has a well developed light btrown, shiny patina. The shot measures 28.12mm diameter and weighs 114.6g.

The shot is a canister shot or sling shot, which is dated to the Post-Medieval period, c. 1600 to c.1800. The finder suggests a Civil War date.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 114.6 g
Diameter: 28.12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 2010 - Thursday 28th January 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Wyre Forest (District)
Parish or ward: Kidderminster Foreign (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO8077
Four figure Latitude: 52.390654
Four figure longitude: -2.295313
1:25K map: SO8077
1:10K map: SO87NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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