DUR-4E60C6: Post Medieval weight- DUR-4E60C6

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: DUR-4E60C6

Object type certainty: Certain
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Cast lead flat Post Medieval weight.

It is trapezoidal in plan with rounded edges. There is a concave mark on the front face, possibly a capital G but it is not clear. This is most likely a weight used on scales as there is no sign of an attachment loop.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 22.92 mm
Width: 19.81 mm
Thickness: 6.99 mm
Weight: 24.5 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Redcar and Cleveland (Unitary Authority)
District: Redcar and Cleveland (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ5922
Four figure Latitude: 54.58976
Four figure longitude: -1.08849
1:25K map: NZ5922
1:10K map: NZ52SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Woodland
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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