DOR-002515: Roman to Medieval lead weight

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Unique ID: DOR-002515

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Lead weight. Circular with a flattened bottom surface and slightly convex top surface with a central circular hole and undecorated. Probably a spindle whorl.

Date: Roman to Medieval circa 50-1500 AD

Weight: 28.75g.

Dimensions: 23.94mm diameter, 8.94mm thick, 8.1mm internal diameter.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 50
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 8.94 mm
Weight: 28.75 g
Diameter: 23.94 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2008 - Thursday 1st January 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Lauren Papworth
Identified by: Miss Lauren Papworth

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
To be known as: Frampton

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Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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