NLM-9EA2E0: Pin Head from Winteringham

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Unique ID: NLM-9EA2E0

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation


Possible Pin Head. Cast sphere, with opposed indentations on one side. These seem too tidy to represent biting of a lead shot, which this object otherwise resembles. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1600.

Diameter: 10mm, Weight: 5.1gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.1 g
Diameter: 10 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 14th March 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM14590

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Winteringham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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